Jennifer Hudson, Justin Guarini Share Some Advice For Post-'Idol' Success

Clay Aiken, Constantine Maroulis also chime in with words of wisdom for Taylor, Katharine, more.

Justin Holds Off Clay And Fergie To Keep His Billboard Throne

Aiken debuts at #2; Fergie opens at #3; Chingy bows at #8.

For The Record: Quick News On Diddy, Paris Hilton, 'American Idol,' Guns N' Roses, Bono, H.I.M. & More

Diddy doubles up on girls; Hilton arraignment postponed; Jewel guest-judging on 'Idol.'

Clay Aiken Calls Talking About His Personal Life 'A Waste Of Time'

'[Knowing] who I'm dating and what kind of cereal I eat ain't gonna benefit anybody else,' 'Idol' runner-up says.

For The Record: Quick News On Diddy, Cassie, Ludacris, Lil Wayne, Kid Rock, Jennifer Lopez & More

Diddy sets NFL show with Cassie; Luda, Wayne perform at Ozone Awards; Kid Rock sings for Jerry Lee Lewis.

For The Record: Quick News On Kanye West, Rolling Stones, Ozzfest, Madonna, Rihanna, Taylor Hicks & More

West opening for Stones; Ozzfest attendee charged with assault; religious leaders lash out at Madonna.

Why Does 'Idol' Have Genre Weeks, Anyway?

The objective is to challenge the singers — and, of course, to please the audience.

For The Record: Quick News On Green Day, No Doubt, Cuban Link, Bright Eyes, Clay Aiken, Pixies & More

Latin VMAs postponed; Bright Eyes live album in works; Clay plans holiday tour.

Tell Avril, Green Day How You Really Feel With A Concert Text Message

Bands from Coldplay to the Rolling Stones using the technology.

Cover Lover Clay Aiken Playing Favorites On Summer Tour

Former 'Idol' runner-up hitting the road July 28 in New Jersey.

For The Record: Michael Jackson, Kasabian, Shakira, Ricky Martin, Weezer, Clay Aiken, Faith Evans & More

Testimony winding down, tossed bottle stops show, hip-shaking songstress shoots video.

Clay Aiken Tells Dr. Phil What It's Like To Be Picked On

Tolerating bullies can lead to self-confidence, positive-pop prince confides with TV host.

For The Record: Quick News On Destiny's Child, Will Smith, Bow Wow, Clay Aiken, Britney Spears, Moby & More

Destiny's Child to perform for the troops, Will Smith to help launch kids' film fest, Britney gets a makeover.

Measure Of A Meatloaf: Clay Aiken Works Cafeteria On 'Scrubs'

'Idol' singer uses his voice to save his job during guest spot.

For The Record: Quick News On Ashlee Simpson, Mariah Carey, Clay Aiken, Lil' Kim, Great White, Faith Evans & More

Ashlee getting ready for the road, Mariah shooting video, Great White's Jack Russell staying silent.

Alicia Keys, John Mayer, Kelly Clarkson, Others Help Plan Your Holiday Mixtape

John Mayer professes a love for 'creepy boys'-choir stuff.'

Clay Aiken Looking To Get Even More Positive On Next LP

Singer found his last album depressing.

For The Record: Quick News On ODB, R. Kelly, Clay Aiken, JoJo, Snoop Dogg And The Doors, David Lee Roth & More

R. Kelly embroiled in another scandal, JoJo to sing for Bush, and Snoop hooking up with the Doors.

New Releases: Destiny's Child, Eminem, Lil Jon, Snoop Dogg, Chingy, Lil' Wayne, Clay Aiken & More

Also hitting stores are box sets from the Beatles and Bon Jovi.

For The Record: Quick News On 'American Idol,' Metallica, Vanessa Carlton, Yellowcard, Mos Def, Television & More

Lock Up Your Mom: 'Idol' Raises Age Limit

Maximum age to compete is now 28.

For The Record: Quick News On D12, Axl Rose, The Olsen Twins, Britney Spears, Clay Aiken, 3LW, Cake & More

Fantasia's Single Sales Pale In Comparison To Clay, Ruben And Kelly's

Still, third-season 'Idol' winner easily tops chart with 'I Believe.'

For The Record: Quick News On Clay Aiken, Andre 3000, Courtney Love, Mario Winans, Hatebreed, Beastie Boys & More