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Caleb Kennedy Discusses His Abrupt 'American Idol' Exit for the First Time

Caleb Kennedy is opening up about his abrupt exit from American Idol for the first time.

The 16-year-old country singer, who reached the Top 5 on the most recent season, left the show after some controversial social media posts surfaced online.

Click inside to find out what he said in a new interview… More Here! »

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'American Idol' Judges React to Caleb Kennedy's Exit Over Controversial Video

The judges from American Idol are breaking their silence on the controversy surrounding contestant Caleb Kennedy‘s abrupt exit from the show last week.

If you missed it, the 16-year-old singer was cut from the competition after a video surfaced of him sitting next to someone in a Ku Klux Klan-style white hood.

Just hours after the video went viral, Caleb announced that he would be leaving the show and taking a break from social media to better himself.

Click inside to see what the judges are saying… More Here! »

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Here's How 'American Idol' Addresses Caleb Kennedy's Exit During Sunday's Live Show

One of the Top 5 contestants on this season of American Idol had an abrupt exit from the show this week and host Ryan Seacrest addressed the situation during the live episode on Sunday night (May 16).

The 16-year-old singer from South Carolina had a controversial video surface on the internet this week and hours after it went viral, Caleb announced that he would be leaving the show.

We were still waiting to find out if he withdrew on his own or if the Idol producers cut him from the competition, so we’ve been waiting to hear what Ryan would say.

Click inside to find out what was said during the live show… More Here! »

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Here's Why Caleb Kennedy Left 'American Idol' So Abruptly, Plus Details on That Controversial Video

American Idol fans who don’t keep up with pop culture news are going to be in for a shock when they find out that Caleb Kennedy was cut from the show ahead of the Top 5 round.

The 16-year-old singer from South Carolina either dropped out of the competition, or was eliminated by producers, after a controversial video of him surfaced on the internet.

The news was announced a few days ago and it will seemingly be addressed during tonight’s episode. Instead of a Top 5, we’re now down to the Top 4.

Click inside to learn about the video and read Caleb’s statement… More Here! »

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'American Idol' Top 4 Revealed After Caleb Kennedy's Ousting from the Show

The Top 5 contestants on American Idol‘s current season were revealed a few days ago, but only the Top 4 will be performing on this Sunday’s show.

It was just announced that contestant Caleb Kennedy is leaving the show after a controversial video surfaced in which he is seen next to someone wearing a Ku Klax Klan hood.

Caleb has released a statement in which he addressed the video and announced that he will no longer continue with the show.

When the Top 4 perform on Sunday night, they will be mentored by Finneas and perform two of his songs as group performances. Each contestant will also perform songs inspired by their personal idols and they’ll all debut their original artist singles.

Click through the slideshow to see who will be in the top 4…

Caleb Kennedy Leaves 'American Idol'; Makes Statement About Controversial Resurfaced Video

American Idol contestant Caleb Kennedy has spoken out following a controversial old video that resurfaced.

The Idol hopeful, who made it to the top 5, will be exiting the show over what happened.

Click inside for all the details about what happened to Caleb Kennedy…More Here! »

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'American Idol' Contestant Caleb Kennedy Allegedly Seen in Video With Someone Wearing Ku Klux Klan Hood

An American Idol contestant is coming under fire.

Caleb Kennedy, a current Top 5 contestant on the long-running reality TV competition series, is allegedly seen in a video circulating on social media.

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Find out what happened…More Here! »