American Idol Recaps

American Idol To Extend Simultaneous Voting

Season 17 of American Idol is back with shocking talent, and a surprise for its viewers. The network announced they will extend simultaneous voting to the finale. The previous season of American Idol was the inaugural season since ABC revived…

‘American Idol’ Hollywood Week Continues With Solos And A Surprise Proposal

Hollywood Week continued on American Idol Monday night, with the contestants finishing up the group round and moving on to solos. The hopefuls sang their hearts out, and then found out who among them would be moving on to the…

‘American Idol’ Kicks Off Hollywood Week With Tensions Running High

American Idol kicked off Hollywood Week on Sunday night, and there was no shortage of stress as the judges narrowed down the contestants. There also was no shortage of sneezes, as several contestants (plus judge Katy Perry) felt sick. The…

Maren Morris And Other Stars Rejected from ‘American Idol’

When God closes three doors on you, he opens up an even better one. Maren Morris was eliminated from American Idol, The Voice, and America’s Got Talent, but came back to be a giant star! We’re going to take a…

10 Best Original Songs in ‘American Idol’ Auditions

Every year we see incredible new talent perform their own renditions of our favorite songs on American Idol. So, when a contestant hits the scene with an original banger, it takes the competition to a whole other level. We are…

‘American Idol’s Last Night Of Auditions Included One Wild Twist

Season 17 of American Idol had its final night of auditions on Monday night. The episode was chock-full of amazing talent and moving stories. Singers from across the country brought their A-game, and the judges added some promising hopefuls to…

Comebacks On ‘American Idol’: Laine Hardy, Alyssa Raghu, and Payton Taylor Are Back. Is It Fair?

Three former American Idol contestants Laine Hardy, Alyssa Raghu, and Payton Taylor are back for a second shot. Is it fair to the newcomers? Laine Hardy Laine Hardy is back with a renewed confidence and shiny set of new teeth.…

‘American Idol’ Has A Fourth Night Of Amazing (And Unusual) Auditions

Season 17 of American Idol was back for a fourth night of auditions on Sunday. The judges heard a number of impressive voices (and a few that could use some improvement). This episode also had a few weird moments. From…

‘American Idol’s Third Night Of Auditions Has A Few Surprises Up Its Sleeve

Season 17 of American Idol had its third night of auditions on Sunday night. In addition to some amazing performances and moving stories, the episode also had a few surprises in store for fans. There was some breakdancing and a…

‘American Idol’ Has A Second Night Of Soulful Auditions

Season 2 (aka 17) of American Idol returned for its second round of auditions on Wednesday night. Once again, there was no shortage of quirky characters and moving stories. This second night of auditions seemed to be heavy on the…