Archuletta’s dad banned from American Idol set

David ArchulettaDavid Archuletta’s father, Jeff, has been banned from being backstage during rehearsals for American Idol because he was “a total nightmare” according to American Idol executive producer Nigel Lythgoe explained his side of the story to, telling why Jeff has been barred from participating in his son’s preparation for the show. Lythgoe says: “[Jeff] has been asked not to participate in the choice of music with David or be in the room when David is working out his routines that he wants to sing. He’s fine to be in the studionothing wrong with that. We just want David to be able to be free like everybody else to get on and do what they want to do.”

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  1. NIKKI • May 15, 2008 @ 10:04 AM

    love you David!! You’re the next American Idol!

  2. Anonymous • May 17, 2008 @ 10:25 AM

    Oh David please don’t cry!! Poor Baby.

  3. tributegirl • May 17, 2008 @ 7:32 PM

    He is young, but he is old enough to do this without Daddy’s help. He is awesome and is really going places because of his own talent, not because of Daddy. Step back Dad, let this boy spread his wings!

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