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The smash reality series showcases wannabe pop stars competing for a record deal by crooning for a panel of judges. The judges review a performer's talent (or lack thereof), and at-home viewers then vote for their favorite potential star. The show helped launch the careers of such artists as Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson and Adam Lambert.
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American Idol: SEASON 18, EPISODE 16: On with the Show: Grand Finale | TVBuzer

Aired: May 17,2020

The top 5 each perform a song that celebrates their Idol journey and a previously performed song. America's real-time vote determines the winner. Special performances from music legends, including a performance of "We Are the World."... more

 
 
 
 
 
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The Top 10 Perform Disney Songs

Ten contestants remain in season 16 of American Idol, and thanks to this wacky live voting experiment, we'll be down to our Top 7 before this recap is over. But first, we're headed to the Happiest Place on Earth for the show's first-ever Disney Night.Access to this vast songbook is one of the perks of the reboot being on ABC, and who better to guide these singers on their magic carpet ride than Queen Elsa herself, Idina Menzel? The Broadway legend is serving as the guest mentor as the Top 10 ... more

The Top 10 are Revealed

Get ready, America! Not only are we about to learn who you advanced to the Top 10 with your first-ever votes on the ABC reboot of American Idol, but with the first live show of season 16 comes the first live blog as well!That's right, we're coming at you live and in real time with a full recap of the evening's events, so keep the comments coming at the bottom, and I'll respond as often as humanly possible amid 14 more performances (six of which are just for show). Or, more likely, I'll... more

The Top 14 Perform

Buckle your safety belts and lather up those texting fingers, folks, because for the first time in the season 16 reboot of American Idol, your opinions actually matter.After solo and celebrity duet performances with the Top 24, new judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan narrowed down the field by kicking 10 wannabe idols back to the curbs from whence they came.But now they're handing over the reins to America. And based on our voting tendencies since American Idol wen... more

 
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American Idol: Ratings: 'American Idol' Rises With First At-Home Performances News | TVBuzer

Ratings: 'American Idol' Rises With First At-Home Performances

Who says you can’t go home? For “American Idol,” doing exactly that with performances provided a ratings boost from the previous Sunday. (Actually singing certainly helped too.) ABC was first in ratings with a 0.8 rating/4 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and second in total viewers with an average of 5.1 million, according to preliminary numbers. Following a rerun, “Idol” from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. averaged a 1.o/5 and 6 million viewers. “The Rookie” at 10 had a... more

American Idol: American Idol Moves Forward With Live Episodes; Top 20 to Perform Remotely News | TVBuzer

American Idol Moves Forward With Live Episodes; Top 20 to Perform Remotely

American Idol‘s Top 20 — or is it Top 21? — had better start warming up, because ABC is finally going live later this month. The network on Tuesday announced a plan to air live episodes of Season 18, with contestants singing remotely for America’s votes. Beginning Sunday, April 26 (8/7c), Idol “will be coming to audiences remotely with our three judges, Ryan Seacrest, Bobby Bones and our top 20 contestants performing for America’s vote rem... more

American Idol: 'American Idol' to Continue Via First-Ever At-Home Remote Editions, ABC Confirms News | TVBuzer

'American Idol' to Continue Via First-Ever At-Home Remote Editions, ABC Confirms

The search for a superstar must continue. After taking some time to make the decision on how to proceed with “American Idol” as it heads into what should have been its live, shiny floor studio portion of the season, ABC has confirmed that it will continue via remote performances. As of Sunday, April 26, “American Idol” will go live from various locations, as the show’s 20 finalists compete via remote video, while judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie, a... more

 
 
 
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