As far as TV shows go, 'American Idol' has done it all. It's the place where prime-time commercials air, heavy hitters in the music industry perform and undoubtedly the hottest reality show around in terms of viewers.
'American Idol' has inspired and enabled some particularly unusual innovations. From outrageous fashions to all-new collaborations between musicians, you'll read about the best 'American Idol' has given pop culture below.
Implications - From faking reality talent to reality show trading cards, iconic television shows can easily market products as they promote the show as well as audience interaction. The audience feels that they relate to contestants, judges, etc. and by offering the products, they feel a deeper connection to the brand.
Be A Star At Disney World
American Idol Sound Stage
Faking Reality Talent
American Idol Rep Confesses That Their Contestants Lip Sync
Scholarships For Future Reality TV Stars
American Idol Teen Summer Camp
American Idol Obsession
Weird eBay Memorabilia
Spicing Up Family Reality Shows
American Idol Adds Kara DioGuardi, Promises Hipper Guests
Real Life-Reality Show Parallels
Obama Compares Washington to “American Idol”
American Idol Starbucks Style
Carrie Underwood and Randy Travis Sing On 'American Idol' After Radio DJ Mashup
When American Idol Meets Venture Capital
American Idol For Your Home
Reality Show Role-Playing
The “American Idol” Experience At Disney World Opens (UPDATE
Reality Show Trading Cards
"American Idol" Stars to be Cast in Cardboard
Reality Show Lawsuits
'American Idol' to Sue Josiah Leming?
Joanna Pacitti Disqualified from “American Idol"
New 'American Idol' Judge Kara DioGuardi Concerns Paula Abdul
Amateur Competition Controversies
American Idol's Joanna Pacitti Slammed as ‘Semi-Pro'
Exclusive Video From American Idol Through iPhone Apps
Popstar Portrait Pendants
American Idol's Adam Lambert and David Cook Jewelry
Kara DioGuardi Brings Feminine Rocker Edge to American Idol
Viral CEO Warfare
Domino's CEO Burns Subway Letter During 'American Idol' Commercial Break
Prime-Time Product Placement
American Idol's Danny Gokey Clearly Prefers Versace Glasses
Reality Career Launching
American Idol's Kellie Pickler Skyrocketing Up Billboard Charts
American Idol Blunders
Adam Lambert Gets Cut Off, Yet Gets Standing Ovation From Simon
Neon Highlights Everything from Runways to American Idol
American Idol's Paula Abdul Shows Off Hair Jewelry
Pop Culture Editorials
‘American Idolatry' by Terry Richardson in V Magazine
Zipper Eye Accessories
Lady Gaga's Eye-Popping Style on American Idol