In the past few weeks I have had the opportunity to talk with both Randy Jackson and Nigel Lythgoe about this season of American Idol. While neither would tell me about any hidden gems, a la when Kris Allen wasnt shown before the semi-finals week, we did get some good insight on where they see their show against the others and what we can look forward to during Hollywood Week.
Simon Cowell Learned From Idol…and Hopes to Find Another Gaga?
With barely a week until the 2-night premiere of X Factor, Simon Cowell took time on Tuesday (September 13th) to do a conference call with The Voice of TV. What we found out was that what Simon learned while doing American Idol for nine years is only making X Factor a better show, and that he’s giving America what they want.