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American IdolAmerican 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.more

American Idol returns on ABC! The groundbreaking series launched ...More

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And The 2022 Idol Winner Is...

Ben Platt and Lady K Perform "Take Me To The Pilot"

Ben Platt and Sara Bareilles Perform "Grow As We Go"

Deana Carter and Mike Parker Perform "Strawberry Wine"

Flo Rida Kicks Off The Big Finale

Flo Rida Kicks Off The Big Finale

Gabby Barrett Duets with Emyrson Flora on "The Good Ones"

Gabby Barrett Duets with Emyrson Flora on "The Good Ones"

Gabby Barrett Performs New Single "Pick Me Up"

Huntergirl Performs a Reprise of "Riot"

Huntergirl Performs Her Single "Red Bird"

Huntergirl Sings Bruce Springsteen's "Dancing in the Dark" - American Idol 2022

James Arthur and Fritz Hager Perform "Can I Be Him"

Jay Performs a Medley with Earth, Wind & Fire

Katy Perry and Leah Marlene Perform "Firework"

Leah Marlene Performs Bruce Springsteen's "Cover Me" - American Idol 2022

Leah Marlene Performs Her Original Song "Flowers"

Lionel Richie and the Top 10 Perform "You Are"

Luke Bryan and Huntergirl Perform "I Told You So"

Melissa Etheridge and Noah Thompson Perform "I'm The Only One"

Michael Buble and Christian Guardino Perform "Smile"

Noah Thompson Choose "Stay" As His Encore

Noah Thompson Performs Bruce Springsteen's "I'm On Fire"

Noah Thompson Performs His Song "One Day Tonight"

Sara Bareilles and Nicolina Perform "She Use To Be Mine"

Tai Verdes and Idol Finalists Perform "A-O-K"

Thomas Rett and Katy Perry Perform Their New Duet "Where We Started"

Who Made It Into the Top 2?

FINNEAS Performs "Naked" On Idol - American Idol 2022

Fritz Hager Gives Carrie Underwood A Softer Version Of "I Wanna Remember" - American Idol 2022-

HunterGirl Gets Sultry With Little Big Town's "Girl Crush" - American Idol 2022

HunterGirl Sings Mentor Carrie Underwood's "Undo It" - American Idol 2022 -

Leah Marlene Performs "I'll Stand By You" Inspired by Mentor Carrie Underwood - American Idol 2022-

Leah Marlene Rocks the Stage With Journey's "Separate Ways" - American Idol 2022

Nicolina Takes On "Blown Away" By Mentor Carrie Underwood - American Idol 2022-

Noah Thompson Performs "So Small" by Mentor Carris Underwood - American Idol 2022-

Noah Thompson Sings "Working Man" by Larry Fleet - American Idol 2022

Fritz Hager Celebrates Mother's Day with an Original Song - American Idol 2022

Fritz Hager Sings Original "All My Friends" Which He Featured on TikTok - American Idol 2022

HunterGirl Dedicates "Like My Mother Does" To Her Momma - American Idol 2022

HunterGirl Sings "you broke me first" After Hearing It Go Viral On TikTok - American Idol 2022

In Recognition of Lionel Richie's Acceptance to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame - American Idol 2022

Leah Marlene Celebrates Mother's Day with "Sanctuary" - American Idol 2022

Leah Marlene Performs TikTok Trender "Electric Love" - American Idol 2022

Nicolina Performs TikTok Trender "Alone" - American Idol 2022

Nicolina Sings "Light In The Hallway" By Pentatonix - American Idol 2022

Noah Thompson Dedicates "Landslide" To His Grandma - American Idol 2022

Noah Thompson Performs TikTok Trender "Painted Blue" - American Idol 2022

Idol Reunion: David Cook & Kris Allen Rock The Idol Stage One More Time - American Idol 2022

Idol Reunion: Jordin Sparks & Ruben Studdard Team Up (Again!) - American Idol 2022

Idol Reunion: Maddie Poppe & Caleb Lee Hutchinson Wow The Crowd - American Idol 2022

Idol Reunion: Scotty McCreery & Lauren Alaina Duet "When You Say Nothing At All" - American Idol 2022

Idol Reunion: Willie Spence & Grace Kinstler Light Up The Stage - American Idol 2022

Animal Drops By on Disney Night

Disney Night: Christian Guardino Sings "Circle Of Life" - American Idol 2022

Disney Night: Fritz Hager Sings "Go The Distance" - American Idol 2022

Disney Night: HunterGirl Sings "I See The Light" - American Idol 2022

Disney Night: Jay Sings "Remember Me" - American Idol 2022

Disney Night: Leah Marlene Sings "When She Loved Me" - American Idol 2022

Disney Night: Nicolina Sings "Poor Unfortunate Souls" - American Idol 2022

Disney Night: Noah Thompson Sings "You've Got A Friend In Me" - American Idol 2022

Katy Perry's Chaotic Ariel Entrance - American Idol 2022

Miss Piggy Is Ready To Sing

Miss Piggy Tries Out the Judges Desk

The Top 10 Opens Disney Night with 'Encanto' Stars Adassa & Rhenzy Feliz - American Idol 2022

A "lovely" Song Choice From Emyrson Flora - American Idol 2022

Christian Guardino Soars With “I’m Not the Only One” - American Idol 2022

Fritz Hager Shocks With “Wonderwall” - American Idol 2022

Haunting Version of "Make You Feel My Love" by Leah Marlene - American Idol 2022

HunterGirl Sings Dolly Parton's "9 to 5" - American Idol 2022

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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