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American Idol

TVPG • Family, Music, Reality • TV Series • 2018

American Idol returns on ABC! The groundbreaking series launched the careers of superstars Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Katharin...more

American Idol returns on ABC! The groundbreaking series launched the careers of superstars Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Katharin...more

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1 season available (19 episodes)

1 season available

(19 episodes)

Season1
Episode 1

Episode 1: Auditions

Hopefuls audition in New York, Los Angeles, and Nashville, Tenn.
Episode 2

Episode 2: Auditions

Hopefuls audition in New York, Savannah, Ga., Los Angeles and New Orleans.
Episode 3

Episode 3: Auditions

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 4

Episode 4: Auditions

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 5

Episode 5: Auditions

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 6

Episode 6: Hollywood Week

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 7

Episode 7: Hollywood Week

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 8

Episode 8: Showcase/Final Judgment

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 9

Episode 9: Top 24 Solos

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 10

Episode 10: Top 24 Celebrity Duets

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 11

Episode 11: Top 24 Solos

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 12

Episode 12: Top 24 Celebrity Duets

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 13

Episode 13: Top 14

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 14

Episode 14: Top 10 Reveal

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 15

Episode 15: Top 10 - Disney Night

Singers compete for the grand prize.
Episode 16

Episode 16: Top 7

The Top 7 finalists perform two songs, battling it out for America's vote to make it into the Top 5, as the show pays tribute to music legend Prince. Nick Jonas lends his expertise to the Top 7 finalists as mentor.
Episode 17

Episode 17: Top 5

The top five contestants perform; Carrie Underwood performs.
Episode 18

Episode 18: Performance Finals

The top three finalists perform.
Episode 19

Episode 19: Grand Finale

The new winner is crowned.

"Goodbye" Parody Music Video Featuring Ada Vox, Noah Davis, and Trevor Holmes

Caleb Lee Hutchinson and Maddie Poppe Reveal They're a Couple and Perform a Duet

Caleb Lee Hutchinson Shows Off His Lionel Richie Impression

Caleb Lee Hutchinson, Gabby Barrett, Maddie Poppe, and Bebe Rexha Perform "Meant to Be"

Darius Rucker and Caleb Lee Hutchinson Perform "Wagon Wheel"

Gary Clark Jr., Dennis Lorenzo, and Cade Foehner Perform "Bright Lights"

Jimmy Kimmel Opens the American Idol Time Capsule

Katy Perry and Catie Turner Perform "Part of Me"

Kermit the Frog and Maddie Poppe Perform "Rainbow Connection"

LeAnn Rimes, Layla Spring and Dyxie Perform "Blue"

Lionel Richie and the Top 10 Perform "All Night Long"

Luke Bryan and Gabby Barrett Perform "Most People Are Good"

Luke Bryan Performs "Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset"

Maddie Poppe's Coronation Performance

Nick Jonas and Jurnee Perform "Jealous"

Nick Jonas and Mustard Perform "Anywhere"

Noah Davis Gets His Alpaca

Patti LaBelle and Ada Vox Perform "Lady Marmalade"

The American Idol 2018 Winner is Revealed

The American Idol Top 2 Are Revealed

Yolanda Adams and Michael J. Woodard Perform "What the World Needs Now"

American Idol 2018 Original Song Medley

Caleb Lee Hutchinson Performs "Don't Close Your Eyes"

Caleb Lee Hutchinson Performs "Folsom Prison Blues"

Caleb Lee Hutchinson Performs "Johnny Cash Heart"

Gabby Barrett Performs "Don't Stop Believin'"

Gabby Barrett Performs "Little Red Wagon"

Gabby Barrett Performs "Rivers Deep"

Journey's Steve Perry Surprises Gabby Barrett

Maddie Poppe Performs "Don't Ever Let Your Children Grow Up"

Maddie Poppe Performs "Going Going Gone"

Maddie Poppe Performs "Landslide"

Take an American Idol Backstage Tour

Cade Foehner Performs "Simple Man"

Cade Foehner Performs "Undo It"

Caleb Lee Hutchinson Performs "So Small"

Caleb Lee Hutchinson Performs "Stars in Alabama"

Carrie Underwood and the American Idol Top 5 Perform "See You Again"

Carrie Underwood Performs "Cry Pretty"

Gabby Barrett Performs "I Have Nothing"

Gabby Barrett Performs "Last Name"

Luke Bryan's Mom Surprises Him on the Show

Maddie Poppe Performs "God Only Knows"

Maddie Poppe Performs "I Told You So"

Michael J. Woodard Performs "Flat on the Floor"

Michael J. Woodard Performs "Still I Rise"

The American Idol 2018 Top 3 Contestants Revealed

Cade Foehner Performs "Jungle Love"

Cade Foehner Performs "Who Will Save Your Soul"

Caleb Lee Hutchinson Performs "When Doves Cry"

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