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American Idol returns on ABC! The groundbreaking series launched the careers of super...more

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Season4
Episode 1

401 (Auditions)

Hopefuls perform for the judges.
Episode 2

402 (Auditions)

Auditions across California continue.
Episode 3

403 (Auditions)

Los Angeles, San Diego, and Ojai, Calif.
Episode 4

404 (Auditions)

Auditions continue in California.
Episode 5

405 (Auditions)

The final auditions in California.
Episode 6

406 (Hollywood Week: Genre Challenge)

Hollywood week; genre challenge.
Episode 7

407 (Hollywood Duets Challenge)

Hollywood duets challenge.
Episode 8

408 (Showstopper/Final Judgment Part #1)

The contestants perform with a band.
Episode 9

409 (Showstopper/Final Judgment Part #2)

The remaining contestants perform.
Episode 10

410 (All Star Duets and Solos)

Contestants perform with celebrities.
Episode 11

411 (All Star Duets and Solos)

The remaining contestants perform.
Episode 12

412 (Top 16)

The top 16 are revealed and perform.
Episode 13

413 (Top 12 Live Reveal)

Following America's overnight vote, 10 contestants are revealed from the top 16; six contestants perform for a chance to be in the top 12.
Episode 14

414 (Oscar Nominated Songs)

The top 12 contestants perform.
Episode 15

415 (The Comeback)

Ten past finalists return.
Episode 16

416 (Disney Night)

The results of the comeback show.

Alyssa Wray’s Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Arthur Gunn’s Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Caleb Kennedy’s Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Casey Bishop’s Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Cassandra Coleman’s Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Chayce Beckham’s Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Deshawn Goncalves’ Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Grace Kintsler’s Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Hunter Metts’ Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Jon Batiste Performs “It’s All Right” from ‘Soul’ – American Idol 2021

Sofia Carson Performs with the Top 9 on Disney Night – American Idol 2021

Willie Spence’s Disney Night Performance – American Idol 2021

Behind The Scenes: John Stamos, Disney Night Mentor

Aliana Jester’s Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

Arthur Gunn’s Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

Cyniah Elise’s Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

DeWayne Crocker Jr.’s Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

Faith Becnel’s Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

Franklin Boone’s Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

Harry Connick, Jr. Performs Two New Songs – American Idol 2021

Lauren Daigle Performs “Look Up Child” – American Idol 2021

Louis Knight’s Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

Makayla Phillips’ Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

Nick Merico’s Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

Olivia Ximenes’ Comeback Performance – American Idol 2021

Alyssa Wray Sings Oscar Nominated “This Is Me” – American Idol 2021

Ava August Sings Oscar Nominated “City of Stars” – American Idol 2021

Beane Sings Oscar Nominated “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life” – American Idol 2021

Caleb Kennedy Sings Oscar Nominated “On The Road Again” – American Idol 2021

Casey Bishop Sings Oscar Nominated “Over The Rainbow” – American Idol 2021

Cassandra Coleman Sings Oscar Nominated “Writing’s On The Wall” – American Idol 2021

Chayce Beckham Sings Oscar Nominated “(Everything I Do) I Do It For You” – American Idol 2021

Deshawn Goncalves Sings Oscar Nominated “The Way We Were” – American Idol 2021

Grace Kinstler Sings Oscar Nominated “Happy” – American Idol 2021

Hunter Metts Sings Oscar Nominated “Falling Slowly” – American Idol 2021

Lionel Richie Opens with Oscar Winner “Say You, Say Me”

Madison Watkins Sings Oscar Nominated “Run To You” – American Idol 2021

Wille Spence Sings Oscar Nominated “Stand Up” – American Idol 2021

Alanis Sophia Performs For Judges’ Save – American Idol 2021

Alyssa Wray’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Ava August’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Beane Performs For Judges’ Save – American Idol 2021

Caleb Kennedy’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Casey Bishop’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Cassandra Coleman’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Chayce Beckham’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Colin Jamieson Performs For Judges’ Save – American Idol 2021

Deshawn Goncalves’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Grace Kinstler’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Graham Defranco Performs For Judges’ Save – American Idol 2021

Hunter Metts’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Madison Watkins Performs For Judges’ Save – American Idol 2021

Wille Spence’s Top 12 Performance – American Idol 2021

Alanis Sophia’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Alyssa Wray’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Ava August’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Beane’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Caleb Kennedy’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Casey Bishop’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Cassandra Coleman’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Chayce Beckham’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Colin Jamieson’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Deshawn Goncalves’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Grace Kinstler’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Graham DeFranco’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Hunter Metts’ Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Madison Watkins’ Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Wille Spence]’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

Wyatt Pike’s Top 16 Performance - American Idol 2021

American Idol 2021: Ava August Duets with Josh Groban

About this Show

American Idol

American Idol returns on ABC! The groundbreaking series launched the careers of superstars Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Katharine McPhee, Jordin Sparks, Adam Lambert and Chris Daughtry among many others. Idol alumni are responsible for 13 Grammys, over 61 million album sales, 47 Platinum records, 95 Gold records, 444 Billboard No. 1 hits, 257 million digital downloads, two Golden Globes and an Academy Award. Now, the search is on for the next American Idol.

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