Trent Harmon looked like an American Idol frontrunner during and after his performance of ZZ Top's "Sharp Dressed Man" last Thursday. Mentor Scott Borchetta says he's playing the part off stage as well, but stopped short of admitting Harmon has passed La'Porsha Renae as the singer to beat.
American Idol finalist Trent Harmon will perform Justin Timberlake's lone country single "Drink You Away" during Thursday night's episode (Fox, 8PM ET). It's a first in many ways for the show, mentor Scott Borchetta says.
A flu bug is running across the American Idol stage, leaving no fewer than three singers on vocal rest and several others flat-out sick. Mentor Scott Borchetta says bad habits are catching up with a few finalists, and it may not be the three you’re thinking.
At the end of Thursday night's episode of American Idol (FOX, 8PM ET) two more finalists will be sent home, but first all eight remaining singers will perform one solo song, as well as a duet with another contestant. Mentor Scott Borchetta admits he's concerned about the Tristan McIntosh, Lee Jean pairing.
American Idol mentor Scott Borchetta is expecting a rebound week from country music's only remaining Season 15 finalist. Tristan McIntosh's version of Vince Gill's "Go Rest High on That Mountain" will be her best yet, he says.
Scott Borchetta says he spends much of his time during each live American Idol broadcast giving feedback and advice to singers who’ve performed, as well as those still waiting. He’s constantly in motion, and with one year of being a mentor behind him, he knows what he’s looking for.
When the press release announcing the end of American Idolwas sent on Monday, Scott Borchetta's name was missing. The Season 14 mentor says he could come back, but it depends on how serious the show's producers are about searching for talent.