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Phillip Phillips Sues To Break Free From His American Idol Contract! Find Out How — And Why — HERE!

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Phillip Phillips is laying down the lawsuit!

No, he isn't suing his parents for sticking him with that repetitive moniker!

The winner of American Idol season 11 is suing the producers of the show!

[ Related: American Idol Top 10 Rounds Are Changing To One Night Only! ]

Phillip lodged a petition to sever all ties with 19 Entertainment, who he says have been forcing his career in directions he doesn't like.

He alleges that he is forced to perform for Idol sponsors and lacks creative control to the point he didn't even learn his album's title until it was publicly announced.

In a statement, Phillip recognized that this may seem like biting the hand that feeds. He said:

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Clay Aiken's New Docu-Series Is Being Released This Spring — And Here's What They're Calling It!

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​Remember when we told you that Clay Aiken was getting his own TV show?

Well, that time has come!

Esquire Network is ready to air their TV series about the former American Idol star, as he made a run at joining congress.

Academy Award-winner Simon Chinn produced the four-hour original docu-series, titled

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Idol Alum Jessica Sanchez Celebrates Young Romance In This Love! Watch HERE!

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Jessica Sanchez was just 16 when wowed the American Idol judges and fans with her big voice.

The Season 11 runner-up is all grown-up now and singing about romance. Ah, to be 19 and in love!

Ch-ch-check out her new music video to This Love above, where Jessica and her beau check out romantic sites in Los Angeles, including the Santa Monica Pier and the LACMA lights.

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Is Jordin Sparks Using Tinder Following Her Break Up With Jason Derulo?! Find Out HERE!

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After her very public breakup with ex-boyfriend Jason Derulo this fall, Jordin Sparks is officially single and on the market.

But does this mean the 25-year-old is using Tinder to find a new man?!

[ Related: Jordin Sparks Disses Ex Jason Derulo In New Song! ]

According to the American Idol winner:

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Kelly Clarkson Takes An Adorable Smiling Pic Of Daughter River Rose Right After A SCARY Emergency Room Visit!!!

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Kelly Clarkson loves to take photos of her beautiful baby River Rose and we don't blame her! Her little one is RIDICULOUSLY cute!

[ Related: Kelly Clarkson Covers Taylor Swift's Shake It Off! ]

Yesterday, the American Idol winner posted this pic on Instagram with the caption:

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Ryan Seacrest Confirms American Idol Top 10 Rounds Are Changing To One Night Only!

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This is a big change!

American Idol is heading into its 14th season, and a couple of big changes are coming with it!

The first is that their Top 10 rounds will be whittled down to one night only!

[ Related: Randy Jackson Is Leaving American Idol! ]

Much like Dancing with the Stars, contestants will perform and meet their fate on the same night. Ryan Seacrest talked about it at Jingle Ball, saying

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Find Out The Real Reason Why Jordin Sparks Dissed Ex Jason Derulo In Her New Song!!!

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After Jordin Sparks ferociously dissed ex-boyfriend Jason Derulo in her new song How Bout Now, music lovers were curious as to her exact motive.

Was this a meticulously planned, Kill Bill-esque attempt at stone cold revenge?!

[ Related: Jordin Sparks Shines In Gold Dress At AMA's! ]

Well, according to the American Idol alum:

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