By Michael Slezak
Updated August 03, 2020 at 07:34 PM EDT

Anybody else out there experiencing an American Idol hangover this afternoon? Well, put down your Ibuprofen and step away from the medicine cabinet, because it’s time to consume a little hair of the dog.

-Over at, you can check out streaming performances of Chris’ best moments, from his audition of ”The Letter” right through his ill-fated ”A Little Less Conversation,” not to mention a post-elimination interview on Ryan Seacrest’s radio show. I’m not ashamed to say, it’s been the soundtrack to my afternoon. has a comprehensive library of season-five MP3s for everyone from Paris Bennett to Katharine McPhee.

-I’ve just bookmarked — should come in handy when I need a fix for my Elliott addiction.

-Because the latest behind-the-scenes Dreamgirls footage awoke the sleeping Jennifer Hudson (pictured, at Cannes promoting the film) fanatic inside me, I went to her MySpace page and found a scorching rendition of ”Neither One of Us.” Turn down your volume before you go; girlfriend’s voice is so big, it could blow out your speakers.

-And lastly, find out what the Idol you love to hate is up to right now.

addCredit(“Jennifer Hudson: Richard Lewis/”)