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Duets, premiered on ABC last night (May 24), though chances are you didn’t watch it: the show debuted with an average of 6.7 million viewers. (That’s nearly half of what the debut episode of NBC’s The Voice earned last year.) Are these disappointing figures due to a lack of promotion, or a lack of interest, as TV is already over-saturated with people singing and judging singing? (We wouldn’t be surprised if people need a breather from singing competitions as American Idol ended its 11th season on Wednesday night.) More »Reality television’s newest singing competition,
Duets, which boasts phenomenal talents like Kelly Clarkson, Robin Thicke, Jennifer Nettles and John Legend, the latter of whom replaced Lionel Richie on the panel. Good Morning America took a brief peek behind-the-scenes of the new singing competition, and sat down with all four judges — who also happen to be four of the show’s mentors and competitors, since they’ll be performing with the contestants each week. More »Though the world probably didn’t need another televised singing competition show, we’re nonetheless excited to watch
Kelly Clarkson, Robin Thicke and Jennifer Nettles won’t be dancing on the ceiling with Lionel Richie on Duets, after all. The upcoming ABC singing competition series, which is set to air this summer, originally had the recent chart-topper on the bill, but he’s now dropped out due to “personal scheduling conflicts”. His replacement will be John Legend. More »Looks like
American Idol and The X Factor and NBC has The Voice. Now it’s ABC’s turn to get in on the reality singing competition action. Enter Duets, a series that will feature Idol winner Kelly Clarkson (a soon-to-be Voice vet, as well), Jennifer Nettles of Sugarland, Lionel Richie and Robin Thicke. The premise of the show, which airs this summer, is that each of these pros will travel the country in search of two hopeful singers to perform on stage with (hence the title). See the trailer below.Fox has