EW has details of how the “Idol” on-line voting will work. They will limit voting, but it’s pretty generous: 50 votes per Facebook address. Nigel Lythgoe did not have the details earlier this week when he spoke to me.
“Idol” has not made an official announcement. They better do so soon because live voting happens in exactly a week for the top 24.
It sounds like the texting and toll-free number votes will remain the same: as many as you can squeeze into the voting time period.
- Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson will present at the Oscars Sunday.
- Aretha Franklin told Fantasia to take a chill pill and get real after Fantasia said she skipped the Grammy’s because she was peeved she was not included in the Aretha tribute. Or in more formal terms than that, to USA Today.
“I was sorry to hear that Fantasia was upset because she did not get the opportunity to participate in my Grammy Tribute this year. I recall that in the past, Fantasia participated in both my MusicCares