The Detroit News reports that season six runner up Blake Lewis owes $125,000 to the IRS. Though Lewis’ spokesman said it has been resolved, the publication has seen no lien release, indicating a paid debt. He joins Fantasia and Ruben Studdard when it comes to tax issues.
-Bucky Covington’s “Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader” appearance is on Sept. 23 on CMT. His charity is the Arthritis Foundation.
-If you’re not a fan of Daughtry, you’ll get a kick out of this rather harsh review from the Oakland Tribune.
How many different ways are there to say the word boring? My thesaurus lists 24 synonyms.
That’s probably not enough to adequately describe Daughtry’s show on Thursday night at the Fillmore in San Francisco. So, I might have to look up some synonyms for bland as well.
-David Cook is doing a few cover songs on his tour including “Little Lies” by Fleetwood Mac, “Hot For Teacher” by Van Halen and Cutting Crew’s “(I Just) Died In Your Arms.” Someone really likes the ’80s, eh?
-I somehow overlooked the Self magazine Photoshop controversy a couple of weeks ago. Kelly Clarkson was made to look thinner, which makes the headline ironic “Slim Down Your Way.”