American Idol News

Article

'American Idol' Recap: Who Rounds Out the Top 14?

We're about to trim the American Idol season 16 field down to the Top 14, who will then head to the live shows to compete for your votes (in some as-of-yet undetermined capacity).
Read more »
Article

'American Idol' Recap: The Semifinals Continue with 12 More Solo Performances

Seven more spots are up for grabs in the American Idol season 16 Top 14 as the second half of the Top 24 hits the stage, performing for a chance to earn America's vote when the live shows begin.
Read more »
Article

ABC Sets Finale Dates for 'Once Upon a Time,' 'American Idol' and More

ABC has set its finale dates for the 2017-2018 TV season, including big series finales for long-running shows like Once Upon a Time, The Middle and Scandal.
Read more »
Article

'American Idol' Recap: 7 Singers Advance After Celebrity Duets

The first half of the American Idol season 16 Top 24 hit the stage for mostly solid solo performances.
Read more »
Article

'American Idol' Recap: Half of the Top 24 Perform as the Semifinals Begin

The reboot of American Idol is down to its Top 24, but even with a new network and new judges, it appears that season 16 is repeating a troubling trend introduced in the previous final season: they don't trust us.
Read more »
Article

The 'American Idol' Judges Are Developing Some Disturbing Habits

The real competition is finally about to begin on American Idol. The judges have narrowed down the crowds of thousands to create a Top 24.
Read more »
Article

'American Idol' Recap: Who is in the Top 24?

And then there were 50. The American Idol reboot premiered back on March 11, and just 22 days later, the new judges have already whittled thousands of hopefuls down to our season 16 Top 50.
Read more »
Article

'American Idol' Recap: Who Survives the Solo Round?

The American Idol reboot continues at breakneck speed. And after five sets of auditions and a whole heck of a lot of Hollywood Week crammed into one episode, it's already time for the solo round.
Read more »