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Phillip Phillips: American Idol Season 11 Winner

Thursday, May 24th, 2012 | Celebrity, ENTERTAINMENT, Television with No Comments »

Phillip Phillips is the winner of the 2012 American Idol. Jessica Sanchez settled for first runner-up in the recently concluded American Idol Season 11.

Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips

American Idol host Ryan Seacrest revealed that there were a total of 132 million votes cast for Phillip and Jessica. Seacrest announced that Phillip Phillips is the American Idol Season 11 winner.

Jessica and Phillip, performed a duet of the song “Up Where We Belong.”

American Idol 2012 Winner in Grand Finale: Jessica Sanchez or Phillip Phillips?

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 | Celebrity, ENTERTAINMENT, Music, Television with 1 Comment

UPDATE: Phillip Phillips is American Idol Season 11 winner. Click here for more details.

American Idol 2012 Winner: Jessica Sanchez or Phillip Phillips

American Idol 2012 Winners
L-R: Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez
with host Ryan Seacrest

Image Credit: Michael Becker / FOX

Will American Idol 2012 winner be, another male guitar-playing singer-songwriter, Phillip Phillips? Or will the American Idol 2012 title be handed over to, the youngest-ever winner, Jessica Sanchez?

The 2012 American Idol finalists, Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez, had there final face-off on Tuesday night, May 22.

On Tuesday, Jessica and Phillip sang three songs each during their American Idol final performance. Jessica sang “I Have Nothing,” “The Prayer,” and “Change Nothing” while Phillip rendered “Stand By Me,” “Movin’ Out” and “Home.” (Click here to watch the video performances of Jessica and Phillip during the American Idol Grand Finale 2012)

Observers say that majority of voters may be swayed by Phillip’s final song.

However, other entertainment analysts say that Filipino and Mexican votes may very well be overwhelmingly favor Jessica to win the 2012 American Idol.

So who do you think will be the 2012 American Idol Winner? Give your comments below this article. Let us know what you think about who deserves getting the American Idol 2012 title.

American Idol 2012 Grand Finale Night Performances of Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips (Video)

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 | Celebrity, ENTERTAINMENT, Music, Television with No Comments »

UPDATE: Phillip Phillips is American Idol Season 11 winner. Click here for more details.

Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips

Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips
American Idol Grand Finale 2012 Performances

Image Credit: Michael Becker / FOX

American Idol 2012 Top 2 finalists, Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips, made their Grand Finale performance on Tuesday night, May 22, 2012. Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips sang three songs each.

The 16-year-old Jessica Sanchez will be the youngest American Idol winner if she wins. On the other hand, if Phillip Phillips will win, he will be the fifth consecutive male winner of the competition.

During the 2012 American Idol Grand Finale performance night, Jessica sang “I Have Nothing,” “The Prayer,” and “Change Nothing”. Phillip rendered “Stand By Me,” “Movin’ Out” and “Home.”

Below are the video performances of the top 2 finalists in the American Idol 2012 Grand Finale on Tuesday.



American Idol Finale 2012: Phillip Phillips vs Jessica Sanchez Will All Be ‘About the Songs’

Friday, May 18th, 2012 | Celebrity, ENTERTAINMENT, Music, Television with No Comments »
Jessica Sanchez

American Idol 2012 Finalist
Jessica Sanchez

Image Credit: Facebook

The American Idol Season 11 finale results on May 23, 2012 will set a record for the show. Next week’s American Idol finals will pit Jessica Sanchez against Phillip Phillips.

If Sanchez wins the 2012 American Idol finale, she will become the youngest and first female winner since Jordin Sparks beat Blake Lewis in Season 6.

A win by Phillips will make him American Idol’s fifth guitar-playing male contestant winner.

Sanchez, a Filipino-Mexican-American singer, was almost eliminated from the show during the American Idol Top 7. The judges’ save led to an overwhelming support by the viewers during the next stages of the contest.

With TV critics on Phillips side, record producer and mentor Jimmy Iovine has given his piece of advice for Sanchez. According to Iovine, “It’s about the songs.”

Who are you voting for? Let us know by giving your comment below this post.



American Idol 2012 Top 2 Finalists: Jessica Sanchez, Phillip Phillips to Compete in Grand Finale (Video)

Friday, May 18th, 2012 | ENTERTAINMENT, Music, Television with No Comments »

UPDATE: Phillip Phillips is American Idol Season 11 winner. Click here for more details.

Joshua Ledet

American Idol 2012: Joshua Ledet eliminated
Image Credit: Fox

The Grand Finale of the American Idol 2012 is set on Wednesday, May 23, 2012. American Idol Season 11 Finalists Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips will be making their American Idol final performance on Tuesday, May 22 after Joshua Ledet was eliminated Thursday, May 17.

During Wednesday’s American Idol 2012 elimination, the Top 3 finalists sang three songs each. Joshua was given a standing ovation after he sang “I’d Rather Go Blind” by Etta James in Round 1.

On Thursday, American Idol finalists Phillip, Jessica, and Joshua sang The Beatles song “Got To Get You Into My Life”.

Below is an AOL video of the announcement of the 2012 American Idol Top 2 finalists.



Watch American Idol on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 8 p.m. ET on Fox.

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