World first for an Idol finalist to sing their own original song?

Submitted by admin on 27 September, 2006 - 11:34am

Which Idol finalists (in any country) have sung one of their own songs during the finals part of the competition? Let us know!


Pop week song choices

Submitted by admin on 27 September, 2006 - 10:29am

Here's what the Idols will be singing this week for pop:

  • Matt "Crazy" - Gnarls Barkley
  • Indira "Hit Me Baby One More Time" - Britney Spears
  • Kali "Soak Up The Sun" - Sheryl Crow
  • Aroha "That Don't Impress Me Much" - Shania Twain
  • Ben "Without You" - BEN HAZELWOOD! Apparently Ben's song is really catchy and very pop.

Are the Judges Biased?

Submitted by miss_chaos on 24 September, 2006 - 10:01pm

The judges are really really pushing some singers this year, and bagging others.

Take Indira. The judges LOVE her. And rightly so, Indira is very talented. But Indira is pitchy and thin on her high notes and to be quite honest, her last two performances have been forgettable. The judges (espeically Frankie) are pushing for people to vote for her, which I think is wrong. New Zealand decides who is New Zealand's Idol, not Frankie Stevens. Read more »