Still smarting from last night’s snore of an episode? Not much news to muse on today.
Idol early ratings last night were 22.4 million, down a whopping 26% from a week ago and 23% from a year ago’s comparable episode. But then again, it was up against all that Inauguration coverage. And it was a lousy episode. You have to wonder if the Fox execs, knowing about Inauguration stuff, purposely placed the obvious dud on last night. If so, smart move!
On a more pleasant note, Kelly Clarkson’s “My Life Would Suck Without You” is getting pretty monstrous support from top 40 radio, debuting last week at No. 27. (Mediabase has the song at No. 26) It’s already poised to pass David Cook’s “Light On,” which is struggling at No. 23 on the Radio and Records chart. I expect Kelly’s song will be in the top 10 in two weeks, top 5 in three and