Wed, September 2
With a style that’s part pirate, part Renaissance man and a good bit of rock ’n’ roll country boy, Kenny Alphin, a.k.a. “Big Kenny” of Big & Rich, ditched farm life in Virginia to pursue his dream of making music in Nashville. Fueled by faith, authenticity and plenty of heart, this special follows Kenny, his wife Christiev, and their sons, Dakota, Lincoln, Christopher and Cameron, at home with Kenny on a break from his whirlwind tour. Fans will enjoy getting an inside peek at simple things like family dinners, yard work, date nights and more.
The contestants on this show are among the most strikingly beautiful people in the world, which only serves to make some of them more insecure about their appearance. That's certainly the case in a new episode called, somewhat provocatively, "The Guy Who Gets a Hickey," wherein the men and women must appear in a photo shoot for which there will be no retouching of the finished photos. Meanwhile, a huge blow-up happens as romance blossoms among some of the models.
The 12 very nervous acts who performed last night return to the stage of Radio City Music Hall to learn which five have been selected by the American viewing audience to move on to the finals. Viewers have one last chance to send their favorite act forward via Google Instant Save in the new episode "Semi-Finals Results 1." Host Nick Cannon also welcomes some special guest performances during the hour.
Frankie (Patricia Heaton) wants Mother's Day to be different than usual for her in "Mother's Day Reservations." Mike (Neil Flynn) tries to meet her desire for a special meal, but his efforts to set it up online prove problematic. He also tries to ensure that Axl, Sue and Brick (Charlie McDermott, Eden Sher, Atticus Shaffer) get Frankie gifts that she'll truly enjoy. Guest star Marsha Mason returns as Frankie's mom.