1. 'American Idol' Exec Producers Talk New Plans for Season Finale & Show's Greatest Moments

    April 17, 2019 5:56 PM EDT 0 0 0 If you pause the credit roll on a series like American Idol and take in all the names, you'll see there are over 100 people working together to make a weekly program possible. Two of the first names you see at the beginning of each show are exe ...

  2. Lionel Richie, Luke Bryan & Katy Perry Explain 'American Idol' Saves: 'I Had One of Those Hallelujah Moments'

    April 16, 2019 6:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 Bryan chose Dimitrius Graham, Perry picked Alyssa Raghu, and Richie dramatically ushered Uché into a seat of safety. After the end credits roll on the live American Idol shows, the judges and contestants still have work to do: They have to meet the ...

  3. Ryan Seacrest on 17 Years of Hosting 'American Idol' and His Favorite Moment In Its History

    April 15, 2019 1:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ryan Seacrest is one of the busiest people in the entertainment industry. His workload includes hosting American Idol as well as the daily Live with Kelly and Ryan and the annual Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve. He continues to ho ...

  4. Watch Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon & Cynthia Erivo Perform Beautiful 'Time After Time' Duet on 'American Idol'

    April 09, 2019 4:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 In his short time on the latest season of American Idol , contestant Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon has quickly established himself as a front-runner in the competition thanks to his stunning vocals. In his latest performance, the star only further proved th ...

  5. 'American Idol' is Killing It This Year, So Why Aren't More People Watching?

    March 27, 2019 3:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 There's a pretty good chance you haven't seen what's happening on American Idol this season. The long-running reality singing competition -- which at its peak in 2006 averaged more than 30 million viewers a week -- has been in a ratin ...

  6. 'American Idol' Alums Cade Foehner and Gabby Barrett Announce Engagement

    March 22, 2019 12:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Former American Idol contestants Cade Foehner and Gabby Barrett are engaged. The happy couple announced the news on Friday (March 22) in an exclusive interview with PEOPLE . Foehner says he popped the question during a trip to L.A. that found the Id ...

  7. 10 Times 'American Idol' Contestants Made Judges Weep During Season 17 Audition Rounds

    March 20, 2019 11:49 AM EDT 0 0 0 Before this season kicked off,  American Idol  producers promised that the long-running show's second season on new home ABC would put the focus squarely on the contestant's stories, rather than on the celebrity judges. And while there is ...

  8. TV Ratings: 'American Idol' Gives ABC Another Sunday Win

    March 18, 2019 2:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 ABC grabs a third straight Sunday win among adults 18-49, and "60 Minutes" gets a bump following the NCAA Tournament selection show. American Idol  and  60 Minutes  topped Sunday's (March 17) ratings, with  Idol  helping ABC to No. 1 ...

  9. 'American Idol' Contestant Colby Swift's Charm Reminds Luke Bryan Of Himself: Watch

    March 15, 2019 5:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Luke Bryan has met his match! In an exclusive preview for Sunday’s (Mar. 17) new episode of American Idol , contestant Colby Swift wins over the judging panel with a charm that leaves the country star feeling like he’s looking in a mirror. “Where’s ...

  10. 'American Idol' Winners: Which Singer Won Each Season?

    March 12, 2019 6:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 From Kelly Clarkson to Maddie Poppe, here's a list of every winner in "Idol" history. American Idol ’s 17th season premiered March 3, with Katy Perry , Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie returning for their second year as judges on the rebo ...

  11. 'AGT' Judges Say Season 14 Features 'Biggest Surprise' In Show's History

    March 12, 2019 12:23 AM EDT 0 0 0 America’s Got Talent will be back on May 28. And season 14 is apparently going to have the biggest surprise its audience has ever witnessed. “I just saw the most epic moment I’ve ever seen on AGT history. Nothing like anybody’s seen! People at home ...

  12. 'American Idol' Premiere Highlights: Nick Townshend Touches Hearts, Myra Tran Soars

    March 04, 2019 10:43 AM EST 0 0 0 Laci Kaye Booth and Margie Mays also wowed the judes on Sunday night (March 3). The budding superstars who auditioned for the judges on Sunday night's (March 3) season 17 American Idol  premiere all had a few things in common: they, of course, ...

  13. 'American Idol' Showrunners Promise Oscars Teaser Didn't Give Away All This Season's Top Talent

    February 27, 2019 12:41 PM EST 0 0 0 The spot was a chance to introduce viewers to 11 singers who all appear in Sunday's premiere -- not the eventual top 10, as some viewers feared. If you were one of the American Idol superfans who was freaking out Sunday night after watching the ...

  14. Katy Perry, Lionel Richie & Luke Bryan Tease Emotional New Season of 'American Idol': Watch

    February 04, 2019 8:28 AM EST 0 0 0 Katy Perry , Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan want to remind you how excited they are to get back behind the judge's table for the upcoming season of  American Idol , which is scheduled to premiere on ABC on March 3. The iconic singing competition ...

  15. Bobby Bones Tapped as 'American Idol' In-House Mentor

    November 06, 2018 12:05 AM EST 0 0 0 Bobby Bones is now a permanent fixture on American Idol.  The on-air personality and bona-fide country music "power player" is joining the TV talent quest this season as its official in-house mentor.  It’s an expanded role for the radio DJ ...