Too busy feasting on turkey to catch the first look at the American Idol auditions Thursday? We've got you covered!
Check out photos from American Idol
Check out the new promo below, which features audition footage — but not actual performances. Still, you can see which hopeful gets to slow-dance with Steven Tyler
. Oh, and there are tears, naturally.
Meanwhile, executive producer Nigel Lythgoe
tells the Associated Press
that there won't be any changes this year after the major revamp the show underwent last year. "I'm not sure that we want to make too many more tweaks this year," he says.
Season 11 of American Idol
premieres Sunday, Jan. 22 at 10/9c after the NFC Championship game on Fox.