Elliott Yamin has a new reason to smile - $50,000 in dental work.
His new smile, courtesy of Beverly Hills dentist David Frey, puts him on the cover of the Dec. 18 issue of People, right below the "Jen and Vince Split" and "Eva & Tony Surprise Engagement" stories.
Inside are two full pages of before and after pictures of Yamin, Richmond's contribution to this year's "American Idol" competition. Yamin, talking about his new look, was also interviewed on Wednesday's edition of "Extra."read more
Here are a few things you might learn about Taylor Hicks during an interview with the newly minted pop star and "American Idol" winner.
No. 1: The silver-thatched, 30-year-old vocalist will be all over the TV talk-show circuit and newsstands this month, promoting his first major-label album. (Titled "Taylor Hicks," it comes out Dec. 12.)
No. 2: Hicks may soon play a theater or big nightclub (but not a sports arena) near you. His first national solo tour kicks off in late February â€" and Seattle's Paramount Theatre will be a likely stop.
No. 3: One song getting a lot of play on the Alabama-bred soulster's iPod is a certain Paul Simon oldie. read more
Taylor Hicks, winner of American Idol, said that he's not going to be watching the show that made him famous.
"American Idol" winner Taylor Hicks is biting the hand that made him a star.read more
The gray-haired pop-star says he won't watch the FOX show anymore -- and just wanted to use the exposure he got from winning "Idol" to further his career.
"'American Idol' for me is fizzling out," he tells the latest edition of Relix magazine, a publication formerly devoted to following the Grateful Dead.