There’s a different side of Didi Benami we have not fully seen yet– her acting abilities. The long awaited concept music video for Theory of a Deadman’s current single “Hurricane” from their fourth studio album ‘The Truth Is…’ shows us that artistic side of Didi.
The very creative video shows frontman Tyler Connolly losing his ‘Bad [...]
THR: “I now know what Katy Perry was singing about!” -Didi Benami as ‘Hot Mess’ in New Theory of a Deadman Video
From The Hollywood Reporter: ‘American Idol’s’ Didi Benami Stars as ‘Hot Mess’ in New Theory of a Deadman Video by @ShirleyHalperin
American Idol season 9 alum Didi Benami landed a starring role in the new Theory of a Deadman video. Cast as a sort of “fallen idol,” the Tennessee native plays “Hurricane,” which also happens [...]
May 25th – Season 9′s lovable Didi Benami took to Twitter to talk about her new music, the Idol finale, and Season 9 with YOU. Here is the transcript from the Twitter Q&A session:
@DidiBenami – I’m chatting with #idol fans LIVE at 8pm ET/5pm PT today. Ask me your questions with #IdolAlumniLive
@IDOL_Insider – @Didibenami What’s [...]
Didi Benami has been included as one of the top music industry professionals discussing the realities of the music business and careers in music with more than 700 Los Angeles-area high school students at GRAMMY Camp® — Basic Training, a GRAMMY in the Schools® initiative of the GRAMMY Foundation.
By Shirley Halperin and Fred Bronson, The Hollywood Reporter
What do the Idols like about X Factor and what do they hate? What were their expectations for the new Fox show and what do they think of the judges they know personally, Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul? The Hollywood Reporter polled a number of former finalists [...]
Didi is featured on the ongoing “where are they now?” series of USA Today updating fans on the latest from our favorite American Idol alums. Look, another brand new head shot from Didi!! Can’t wait for her official site to unveil…
By Lindsay Deutsch
Didi Benami talks about her post-Idol life at a mile-a-minute, through [...]
by Lyndsey Parker, Reality Rocks
The average American has a better chance of being struck by lightning than making it onto “American Idol.” This is a statistical fact. No wonder the few, the proud, who have appeared on the show share such a special bond–even if they competed on different seasons (or even competed against each [...]
Didi Benami on Idoloonies with Michael Slezak + bonus acoustic performance of “Your Heart Knows Best” (Video)
Didi is on this week’s episode of TVline.com’s “Idoloonies” – a popular weekly segment that talks about American Idol hosted by the Idol guru himself, Michael Slezak.
“Are the show’s producers putting their weight behind James Durbin? Is Casey Abrams a versatile and risk-taking performer, or a growling ham who doesn’t know enough to stick to [...]
Fresh off from her ‘winning’ trip in Orlando, FL for the national anthem playoffs performance last Tuesday, Didi Benami made it in time to catch up with a number of American Idol alumni at Blake Lewis’ abode Wednesday night.
It was a night of American Idol partying where the Season 10′s remaining seven finalists belt out [...]
Didi had a one-on-one chat with LA Music Examiner’s Belinda Thomas at the recently concluded “Reality Rocks” Expo in Los Angeles, CA.
Didi reveals tidbits on what she’s been up to the past several months. Her funny and surprising experiences auditioning in Hollywood, her music writings, collaborations and a shout out to all her dedicated fans!! [...]
By Terry Morrow
The Insider: Kendra Chantelle, Didi Benami bond over ‘American Idol’ experiences
When Loudon County native Kendra Chantelle was in the middle of her “American Idol” experience recently, she came upon an East Tennessean who could relate to all the craziness.
Chantelle, nee Kendra Campbell, met Knoxville native Didi Benami during a party to celebrate the [...]
Season 9′s Didi Benami appreciates the pressure of this week’s American Idol. After all, a year ago, she was thrilled to make it through one more pivotal round — the Top 10 — guaranteeing her a spot in the summer tour. But the show’s Motown theme would ultimately send her home a week later, giving [...]
By Ashley Surkin
If anyone can make the ‘just rolled out of bed’ look work, Didi Benami can. She apologizes profusely for her appearance as we begin our chat but I assure her that she looks just fine, maybe even a little ‘Taylor Swift-like’. America first met Didi during the 9th season of American Idol. Her [...]
Didi candidly talked with hosts “BP” Al Sotto, Chachi McFly and Maggie Pillows about what’s going on with her on music and possible acting career… and and more!! Listen on.
In honor of Rebecca’s birthday- February the 10th, we bring you a dream duet that sadly Didi and Rebecca never had the chance to do…
Jarell Guitars gives us a glimpse of Didi Benami working in the studio with composer and producer Steve Postell.
“It was great – the new judges rocked,” season 9′s Didi Benami tells The Hollywood Reporter…
“.. there’s one thing that has the potential to get us to watch (American Idol): eye candy…”
Gary Trust of Billboard releases his annual 2010 favorites- his and from the reader’s pool.
Included on the fave Idol performances were 2 of Didi’s renditions with number one on the list: “Play with Fire”. How cool is that, 2 out of five in the entire season?!!
Favorite “American Idol” Performances
5, “The Boxer,” Lee DeWyze
4, “Rhiannon [...]
Season 9’s tenth place finalist, Didi Benami, celebrates her 24th birthday on October 25th.
“The newlyweds plan to legally change their family name to Walkersox,” writes the article. Hmmm, no comment on that one…
Crystal wore an organic, hemp and cotton wedding gown from Vermont designer Tara Lynn to exchange her vows on Sunday at the Chicago café…
Among the 60 friends and family in attendance were Bowersox’s son Tony, who served as ring bearer; Season 9 Idol contestant Didi Benami; and actor Lance Barber.
The Blue N’ Green showcase is the joint brainchild of Mikal Blue and GreenRoots Productions – hence the “Blue ‘N Green” moniker.