The one thing American Idol can’t do–
Convince me that looking at American Idol runners-up are interesting to look at and/or read about.
Don’t get me wrong. We love American Idol. But we love it for the sound. Discovering someone who got where they are based on their voice, and not by heavy promotion and a sweetened lip-sync trac.
Inside, the magazine contains at least six pull-out “official” scorecards for viewers to use to play along with the show at home.
Among its features are mini-profiles on the top 75 contestants who made it to Hollywood, a lengthy story on host Ryan Seacrest and a column by last season’s runner-up, Diana DeGarmo.
—NY Post article
I wonder if TIGER BEAT started this way.