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American Idol Becomes Rainbow Connection for Maddie Poppe!

AMERICAN IDOL – “119 (Grand Finale)” – Maddie Poppe sings Rainbow Connection with Kermit the Frog – Photo by Mitch Haaseth/Courtesy of ABC.

The rebooted (and ever so slightly tweaked) American Idol crowned Maddie Poppe the winner in its first season on ABC.

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ABC’s American Idol Reboot Earns Second Season!

AMERICAN IDOL – ABC’s “American Idol” judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest  Photo by Eric Liebowitz/Courtesy of ABC.

American Idol will live to make more dreams come true.

ABC has renewed its music competition series for a second season – judges panel and host intact.

This season’s Top 7 take the stage Sunday, May 6 (7/6C).

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American Idol – It’s Back! (Did You Miss It?)

AMERICAN IDOL – Catie Turner (Langhorne, PA) – Photo Eric Liebowitz/Courtesy of ABC.

American Idol (ABC, Sundays and Mondays, 7/6C) returns with a two-hour auditions episode that brings us stories and talent and joy and a little heartbreak.

You know the show is for real when the first audition is amazing right off the top.

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American Idol’s ABC Premiere Date Announced!

AMERICAN IDOL – ABC’s “American Idol” judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest. (ABC/Eric Liebowitz)

ABC’s American Idol will make its debut on Sunday, March 11, 2018 (8/7C) – with judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryant. Ryan Seacrest will host.

Auditioning has been in progress since August.

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Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie Complete American Idol Judges Panel!

Country music superstar and Music icon Lionel Richie have enlisted as judges on the ABC reboot of American Idol – joining fellow judge Katy Perry and host Ryan Seacrest..

The new panel will make its debut appearance on Good Morning America on Wednesday, October 4th.

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American Idol Reboot Opens Auiditions On August 17th!

ABC’s reboot/revamp of American Idol begins its search for the next American superstar on Thursday, August 17th, when its East and West Bus Tours set out to visit seventeen cities in three weeks.

Combined with open auditions in two more cities – Chicago IL and New Orleans LA – the search for the next American Idol will visit nineteen cities between August 17th and September 8th.

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It’s Official: American Idol Sets New Dream Team!

AMERICAN IDOL: Keith Urban. CR: FOX

Fox has officially announced its new American Idol Dream Team: returning judge Keith Urban is joined by Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr.; Randy Jackson shifts from judge to mentor and the ever reliable Ryan Seacrest returns as host.

For details and reactions, check out the press release after the jump.

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