Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson Tell Kelly Clarkson They’ll Return To ‘American Idol’ IF… [VIDEO]

The original American Idol judges Randy Jackson, Paula Abdul and Simon Cowell were the ultimate trio. Randy and Paula’s friendship actually goes well beyond the show and has spanned over 40 years. The pair admitted that they would consider coming…

Loveable Garbage Man Auditions For ‘American Idol’ For His Daughter — Where Is He Now?

Doug Kiker from Alabama had one of the most memorable auditions of season 18 of American Idol. He had no formal performing experience prior to his audition, but that didn’t stop him from making his mark on the competition. Check…

19 YO Singer With Incurable Skin Condition Inspires Judges With His Positivity [VIDEO]

Jackson Gillies had all of the judges inspired by his positive attitude during his Season 17 American Idol audition. The 19-year-old suffering from an incurable skin condition called Hidradenitis suppurativa shared his musical talents with the world. Check out his…

‘American Idol’ Contestant Breaks Down Sharing His Coming Out Story [VIDEO]

Robert Taylor auditioned for Season 18 of American Idol with the emotional ballad “Bruises” by Lewis Capaldi. He said that he was “terrified” before he sang and still managed to blow the judges away. He shared his coming out story with…

Wheelchair-Bound Singer Inspires Everyone On ‘American Idol’ To Follow Their Dreams

Marna Michele was born with a disability called Arthrogryposis which causes her to have weak muscles and stiff joints. She cannot walk or move her arms above her head. Marna uses a wheelchair to get around and wanted to show…

Inspiring ‘Idol’ Contestant Who Spoke About Abusive Boyfriend Is Back To Audition Again

Ren Patrick first auditioned for Season 18 of American Idol after getting out of a toxic eight-year relationship. She credited judge Katy Perry for helping her get through such a difficult time in her life. Though her ‘Idol’ journey was…

Singer Performs Emotional Original Song About Friends Suicide On ‘American Idol’ [VIDEO]

Louis Knight was a part-time pizza delivery boy before appearing on Season 18 of American Idol changed his life forever. For his audition, the 19-year-old sang an original song called “Change” dedicated to his friend that passed away. Watch the…

WATCH ‘American Idol’ Judges Urge Church Janitor To Quit His Job And Pursue Singing

Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon was a janitor at his dad’s church at the time of his American Idol audition in Season 17. His favorite part about being a janitor is that it was usually just him in the facilities so he…

Former Homeless ‘American Idol’ Contestant Gets A New Outlook On Life After Becoming A Dad

Dennis Lorenzo was once homeless but things started to turn around for him when he found a job and became a father. He auditioned for Season 16 of American Idol with “Unaware” by Allen Stone which completely blew the judges…

Father With Heartbreaking Story Brings Baby To Tearful ‘Idol’ Audition [VIDEO]

Marcio Donaldson grew up in Compton, California a neighborhood with a lot of shootings and violence. He auditioned for season 16 of American Idol looking to provide a better life for his son. Marcio shared his heartbreaking story and how…