1. Avril Lavigne Reveals Self-Titled Album Release Date, Tracklist

    September 05, 2013 11:36 PM EDT Avril Lavigne has set a date for her self-titled set. The pop-punk singer will release her fifth studio album on Nov. 5, Lavigne announced Thursday. The Epic Records release will be available for pre-order beginning Sept. 24. Avril Lavigne Reveals New Album Title, Cover Art Co-produced…

  2. Exclusive: Train Creates New 'Biggest Loser' Theme Song

    September 23, 2011 7:00 AM EDT The unmistakable pop-rock sounds of Train will open NBC's weight-loss competition show, "The Biggest Loser," weekly, beginning Sept. 27. A 22-second portion of a new song, "Brand New Book," will play during the opening credits, which features the show's trainers…

  3. David Cook To Release 'This Loud Morning' Album in June

    April 15, 2011 10:45 AM EDT Former "American Idol" champ David Cook has set a summer date for the follow-up to his 2008 self-titled debut. The singer will issue his sophomore album, "This Loud Morning," on June 28 through 19 Recordings/RCA Records. "This album is the culmination of one of the…

  4. David Cook Covers 'Don't You (Forget About Me)' for 'Idol' Exit Song

    March 03, 2011 1:30 PM EST "American Idol" is about to undergo its first audience-determined eliminations of Season 10, and starting next week, the show will have a new exit song as former hopefuls bid farewell to the competition. This year's soundtrack to dreams cut short? The Simple Minds classic "…

  5. Adam Lambert, Allison Iraheta Close To Finishing Debut Albums

    August 31, 2009 2:05 PM EDT There's no rest for the signed on the American Idols Live! tour -- just ask runner-up Adam Lambert and fourth-place finisher Allison Iraheta, who are using any down time on the road to continue working on their debut albums, which are both due in November. Lambert tells Billboard.com…

  6. Kris Allen Announces Album Release Date On Twitter

    August 28, 2009 12:53 PM EDT "American Idol" winner Kris Allen will release his debut album on Nov. 17, the singer announced Thursday night (Aug. 27). A rep for 19 Entertainment has also confirmed the news in a statement to Billboard.com: "It is a confirmed release date." Allen broke the news himself…

  7. Adam Lambert Pre-'Idol' Debut Album Due This Summer

    June 19, 2009 9:16 PM EDT It looks like Adam Lambert's debut album may not be released on 19 Recordings/RCA after all. Sources confirm to Billboard.com that an album's worth of tracks Lambert co-wrote and recorded before "Idol" will be released in the summer by Hi Fi Recordings and Wilshire Records…

  8. In Dreams

    December 02, 2007 12:00 AM EST Blake Lewis wants to be known as an artist and not just an "Idol" -- or, more accurately, an "American Idol" runner-up. Blake Lewis wants to be known as an artist and not just an "Idol" -- or, more accurately, an "American Idol" runner-up. The 26-year…

  9. Blake Lewis Takes Creative Control

    November 30, 2007 12:00 AM EST Blake Lewis wants to be known as an artist and not just an "Idol" -- or, more accurately, an "American Idol" runner-up. Blake Lewis wants to be known as an artist and not just an "Idol" -- or, more accurately, an "American Idol" runner-up. The 26-year…

  10. Celine Ready To Take 'Chances' On New Album

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As the process of recording her first major studio release in four years reaches its climax, Celine Dion is already calling the upcoming "Taking Chances" her favorite English-language album. Due Nov. As the process of recording her first major studio release in four years reaches…