'American Idol' Auditions Begin This Month in Louisiana

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American Idol host Ryan Seacrest with judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan. 

If singing is your thing, prepare for the spotlight.

ABC’s American Idol will host open call auditions Sept. 9 at the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium in Louisiana.

The Times of Shreveport reports aspiring singers may submit audition videos online here.

Last season, Garrett Jacobs of Bossier City and Cameron Theodus of Shreveport advanced to the televised auditions to sing for the celebrity judges -- Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie.

Jacobs made it to the Top 14 before being eliminated.

Chart-topping singers to come from the Emmy-winning reality TV series include Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson, Chris Daughtry and Fantasia.


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