SIMON COWELL'S REPLACEMENT?
A NEEDTOVENT EXCLUSIVE!
Could the rumors regarding Simon Cowell leaving AMERICAN IDOL at the end of this season be true? And if so, who might replace him?
This photograph, taken by a card-carrying member of the paparazzi at 10:22 p.m. Friday, May 16, is presented here for the first time ever. (Take that Associated Press, Reuters and National Inquirer).
Yes, rumors abound...
What we do know is that Danny Gokey, Matt Giraud, Alexis Grace, Anoop Desai, Michael Sarver, Megan Joy and Jasmine Murray all seem to be enjoying the evening with our very own Robert A. Nowotny, seen holding court in the dining room of the Downtown Los Angeles Marriott Hotel.
According to reliable eyewitnesses, Alexis told Robert that San Antonio was one of her favorite cities. Danny bent over backward in support of this photo being taken. And Michael very much enjoyed discussing movies, although he admitted that when it came to PALO PINTO GOLD he had no idea who Mel Tillis was. Roy Clark -- yes. And Kinky Friedman -- definitely.
Oh yes, and for those who were wondering, it was readily apparent that all of these AMERICAN IDOL contestants get along with one another extremely well. A good time was being had by all...