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American Idol Review: 80s Greats
American Idol Review: 80s Greats

by Miranda Wicker at

It's 80s night on American Idol, as the Top 8 take on the big ballads from the decade that brought us MTV. After the save was used on...

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American Idol is the world's most popular reality TV show. A quartet of judges grade a parade of contestants, aspiring singers from around the nation.

Ryan Seacrest hosts the show, which has crowned champions that have gone on to massive success. The leading examples are Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson.

Contestants that haven't won, such as Daughtry and Clay Aiken, have also enjoyed enormous appeal and commercial success.

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