Crystal Bowersox, who hails from Ohio, finished second on season nine of American Idol. Crystal has a son and describes herself as a folk...
19 Stars Who Rock Dreadlocks, Likely Hate Giuliana Rancic
Zendaya Coleman finds herself at the center of a scandal this week, all because of the way in which she chose to wear her hair Sunday night at the Academy Awards.
In response to the 18-year old's dreadlocks, E! Fashion Police panelist Giuliana Rancic joked that Zendaya likely smells "like patchouli oil ... or maybe weed."
Crystal Bowersox Splits from Husband
The final note has been sang for Crystal Bowersox and Brian Walker.
The former American Idol finalist announced today that she and her husband of two-plus years are filing for divorce.
Crystal Bowersox Splits with Record Label
Seemingly apt for an American Idol contestant whose look and sound stood apart from most others, Crystal Bowersox has split from RCA/Jive and will release her next album elsewhere.
“I’m not worried about where I’m gonna be,” Bowersox told TV Line about her professional standing. “I’m gonna be making music if it’s on my own label or if it’s with somebody else. I’d love to work with ATO, Dave Matthews’ label. We’ll see what happens.”
American Idol Performances: Bruno Mars, Crystal Bowersox and a Departing Casey Abrams
Grammy-winner Bruno Mars, last season's finalist Crystal Bowersox and the departing Casey Abrams all performed live on American Idol on Thursday night.
While Casey's elimination was another surprise in a season packed with unexpected American Idol results, he enjoyed a nice run and proved worthy of a save.
Crystal Bowersox Debut Album Sales: Not Terrible
It could have been worse for Crystal Bowersox.
A month after American Idol champion Lee DeWyze watched his debut album sell fewer copies during its first week of release than any CD in show history, Crystal's "Farmer's Daughter" moved 57,804 units.
Crystal Bowersox is a Farmer's Daughter: Listen Now!
On December 14, Crystal Bowersox will release her debut album.
It will be titled "Farmer's Daughter" and include a total of 12 singles. Will you purchase the first CD from this American Idol finalist? Perhaps a listen to its title track will help you decide. Bowersox goes acoustic with it here:
Crystal Bowersox Reveals Debut Album Cover Art, Release Date
Crystal Bowersox will release her debut album on December 14.
The newly-married American Idol finalist has titled the CD "Farmer's Daughter" and revealed its cover this week. Take a look at it now:
Crystal Bowersox and Brian Walker: Married!
Crystal Bowersox recently made the insightful, intelligent comment that one's wedding isn't nearly as important as one's marriage.
With the first step taken care of, the American Idol runner-up can now focus on the second. That's right: Bowersox married fellow musician Brian Walker in Chicago yesterday.
Crystal Bowersox Dishes on Upcoming Wedding
After signing a record deal in June, it seemed like life couldn't get any better for Crystal Bowersox.
Then, she announced an engagement to Brian Walker this month and congratulations from this singer's fans have been pouring in ever since. The wedding is scheduled to take place in the next few weeks, which feels sudden. But Bowersox says:
Crystal Bowersox: Engaged to Brian Walker!
American Idol runner-up Crystal Bowersox is engaged! To Brian Walker!
The singer and her fiance plan to tie the knot next month, her rep says.
Happy Birthday, Crystal Bowersox!
While America may largely be celebrating the birthday of the man that came in first in 2008, let's take a moment and also acknowledge the woman that came in second in 2010.
She may not be the leader of the free world, but Crystal Bowersox still made millions of fans through her run on American Idol last season.
Crystal Bowersox: Stop Hating My Ex!
Just a few hours before she took took the stage for the American Idol finale in May, Crystal Bowersox and her boyfriend broke up.
In an extensive interview with the August issue of Redbook, the singer wants to make one thing very clear: don't point any fingers at her ex, Tony.
Crystal Bowersox Shows Off New Smile
Following her run to the finals of American Idol, Crystal Bowersox has not let success go to her head.
But she has let it get to her mouth!
Crystal Bowersox Signs Record Deal
Here's to hoping Crystal Bowersox has the same success as last year's American Idol runner-up, Adam Lambert.
Earlier this week, the unique, talented singer signed her first professional deal with 19 Recordings/Jive Records. Look for her to release a blues/folk/rock album later this year.
Double Whammy: Crystal Bowersox, Boyfriend Broke Up Prior to American Idol Finale
Crystal Bowersox lost more than an American Idol crown this week.
She lost a boyfriend.
Crystal Bowersox is Completely Committed to American Idol
Barring a collective, nationwide brain fart, Crystal Bowersox will be crowned American Idol champion next month.
But the season nine favorite came close to walking away from the competition a few weeks ago, as the pressure reportedly got to her and Crystal has to be convinced to stay by Ryan Seacrest.
American Idol Performance of the Season: Crystal Bowersox, "People Get Ready"
It started a capella - and it ended with as much praise as an American Idol contestant has received in years.
Forget the judges for a moment. Check out what a group of impartial observers had to say about Crystal Bowersox's rendition of "People Get Ready" last night, which brought the singer to such tears that she could scarcely finish.
Crystal Bowersox Confirms "Moment of Doubt," Near Idol Departure
She's the clear season nine favorite on American Idol, but Crystal Bowersox has never looked comfortable on stage.
The folksy singer admitted many months ago that she had never watched an episode of Idol, and she's been outwardly shaken up when certain contestants - such as Lilly Scott and Katie Stevens - were eliminated this year.
Crystal Bowersox Almost Quit American Idol, Report States
Last week, the American Idol judges saved Michael Lynche from elimination.
But a new report suggets this wasn't the first time a contestant came close to leaving the show, only for an Idol mainstay to step in at the last minute.
Crystal Bowersox: Her Troubled Upbringing
Crystal Bowersox is a front-runner on American Idol this season.
But behind her soulful singing lies a difficult childhood dealing with diabetes, divorce and a father behind bars. Following her diabetes diagnosis at the age of six, things worsened still for the Ohio native when her parents got a divorce.
American Idol Stars of the Week: Crystal Bowersox on "Bobby McGee," Lee DeWyze on "The Letter"
The 11 finalists all gave it their best shot, but performances by Crystal Bowersox and Lee DeWyze stood out the most on Tuesday night's American Idol.
Showing why she's been a favorite to become the ninth American Idol winner since her first audition, Crystal channeled her inner Janis Joplin last night.
Crystal Bowersox Performance of the Week: Long As I Can See the Light
After last night's incredible rendition of Creedence Clearwater Revival's "Long As I Can See The Light," this may need to become a running THG feature:
The Crystal Bowersox Performance of the Week.
Crystal Bowersox Rocks, and Other American Idol Women Sing Well
She went from the hospital bed to the American Idol stage to the leader of the season nine pack in just 24 hours.
Indeed, we aren't the first website to shower Crystal Bowersox with praise - and we definitely won't be the last - but it's well-deserved.