Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul help make American Idol what it is. That and the superstar singers and Sanjayas of the world.
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Here's a look at the outfit Katrina Darrell donned for her audition on American Idol. Criticize it all you want, but the gal moved on to Hollywood!
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The fall of 2008 should be exciting for David Archuleta. He's set to appear on an episode of iCarly and release his debut album.
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Get excited, David Cook fans! The American Idol's new DVD is set to debut on November 18, 2008.
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A lovely Carrie Underwood pic like this makes you wanna watch American Idol. Oh who are we kidding, you know you do anyway.
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A lovely Carrie Underwood photo like this one can only make you think of two things: 1. Tony Romo is an idiot and 2. Where can we get her number?
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A lovely Carrie Underwood picture like this can only make you wish your girlfriend were as good looking. Or talented. Or ...
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David Archuleta and David Cook entertained the crowd in Los Angeles during the summer of 2008. This pic was taken from the American Idols Live tour.
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Here's your new panel of judges on American Idol: Kara DioGuardi poses with Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson.
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Carrie Underwood is our American Idol. Every season.
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Thumbs up, David Archuleta! The American Idol runner-up is a hit with the ladies. Now, if only he could find a girlfriend...
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David Cook is quite the performer. In this shot, he literally bends over backwards for fans.
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American Idol Quotes

Brooke White's tears come from the authentic, good soul that she is. Her heart was breaking because she was overwhelmed with the experience she had with the show and the gift that it brought.

Paula Abdul [after Brooke White was eliminated on season seven]

I read some of this online this morning and just for the record, the rumors — they’re not true. She’s part of our family and we love her.

Ryan Seacrest [on rumor of Paula Abdul being drunk on the show]