Season 4 winner and Country superstar Carrie Underwood has been named Country Music Television?s Artist of the Year for 2012, along with Miranda Lambert. Congratulations, Carrie!
Since winning Season 11 of American Idol, Phillip Phillips has rapidly become one of music's hottest new artists. It was just announced that the talented singer will be joining Matchbox 20 on the road for 21 dates this winter beginning January 29, 2013. Phillip's first show will take place at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Catoosa, OK. Phillip will be on tour with the popular band until February 27th, 2013! Get your tickets now.
Season 9's Siobhan Magnus has a new gig! It was just announced that the soulful singer will be fronting a new 90?s style band named Doubtful Guest featuring former members of Godsmack, Everclear, Candlebox, and ThirdEyeBlind.
Season 4's top guy, Bo Bice, is headed to Broadway! He will be in the cast of a Broadway revival of Pump Boys and Dinettes, according to the Associated Press. Be on the lookout as the show starts in March 2013.
Leah LaBelle of Season 3 is working on her debut album! Leah teamed up with producers Pharrell Williams and Jermaine Dupri. Williams and Dupri are each doing half of the production on LaBelle?s first album, which she hopes will be released early in 2013.
It was recently announced that Season 7 finalist Syesha Mercado will be gracing the musical stage. She is replacing Stephanie Umoh in the Chicago cast of the Book of Mormon.