Simon Fuller

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    100 & Single: The Erratic Chart Fortunes Of TV-Crowned Idols, From Kelly To Scotty

    ​Scotty McCreery—winner of the 10th edition of American Idol, and owner of the new No. 1 title on Billboard's album chart, Clear as Day—sets a handful of chart records this week that certainly sound impressive. As Billboard reports, McCreery is the first country act to debut at No ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2010

    American Idol Season 9, the Final Two: Crystal Bowersox Beasts Out; Simon Cowell Prepares to Go Home

    And so it ends. CR: Michael Becker / FOX ​An awfully scrub-heavy Idol season came to a head last night with the show's first scrub-free episode, the two contenders the show's been building up all year finally facing each other down and giving this messy, messy year a satisfying conclusion, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2009

    American Idol Finale: The Live-Blog

    Everybody excited for tonight's preview premiere of Glee? I know I am. But first we have to get through this bullshit. Show of shows! Part one of the end of a long Idol season, marked by an abundance of bad dancing, unmemorable white boys, baseless support of the untalented, pity for the disabled an ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    July 10, 2007

    Seoul Train

    A Korean pop mogul with a thing for Berry Gordy has invaded New York, and he's brought a stable of potential stars with him