1. CHART BEAT CHAT

    April 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson answers e-mail from Billboard.com readers. WHAT 'DREAM' MAY COME Hey Fred, I'm confused. The song that got Nadia Turner kicked off "American Idol" this week was Crystal Gayle's "When I Dream," whi ...

  2. 'Idol' Stars Pick Favorites On Billboard Radio

    August 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 What is Ruben Studdard's favorite song of all time? What song does Clay Aiken consider his personal favorite? The answers will be revealed today (Aug. 11) on a special edition of "The Billboard Radio What is Ruben Studdard's favorite ...

  3. CHART BEAT CHAT

    August 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses "American Juniors," "American Idols," fading singles and more with readers. JUNIORS' SENIORS Fred, I was watching "American Juniors" on Aug. 5 where it was announced that all the songs from t ...

  4. Billboard Bits: Gracin, Mike Gordon, More Than Music

    June 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Joshua Gracin, Mike Gordon, More Than Music "American Idol 2" finalist Joshua Gracin will not take part in the show's upcoming 39-city North American tour , due to military training commitments. Gracin, a Lance Corporal in the ...

  5. Studdard Wins Second 'American Idol'

    May 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Soul balladeer Ruben Studdard has been crowned the second "American Idol." The aspiring artist learned he was the victor of a public vote at the end of last night's (May 21) two-hour season finale of Soul balladeer Ruben Studdard has ...

  6. Ten 'Idols' To Hit The Road

    May 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ten of the dozen season two "American Idol" finalists will take part in the group's upcoming North American tour. Ten of the dozen season two "American Idol" finalists will take part in the group's upcoming North Americ ...

  7. CHART BEAT BONUS

    April 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson reports on the chart feats of Kelly Clarkson and "American Idol," Dobie Gray, Fleetwood Mac, Jimmy Buffett, and 50 Cent. GOLDEN IDOL: The Midas touch of "American Idol" continues, as the winners of the first and seco ...

  8. Chart Beat Chat

    April 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses "American Idol," charity singles, No. 1 country songs on Billboard's Hot 100, Kelly Clarkson, Madonna, and chart coincidences with readers. AMERICAN (IDOL) LIFE Hi Fred, After reading your column for the past fe ...

  9. 'Idol' Contestants Honor Lamont Dozier

    March 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Legendary Motown composer Lamont Dozier, responsible for writing 14 No. 1 songs on The Billboard Hot 100, will be a special celebrity judge on tomorrow's (March 11) installment of "American Idol" on F Legendary Motown composer Lamont ...