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American Idol

The smash reality series showcases wannabe pop stars competing for a record deal by crooning for a panel of judges, including, most entertainingly, the acid-tongued Simon Cowell, who departed the show in 2010 after serving for nine seasons. The judges revi (more…)

Premiered: June 11, 2002

Rating: TV-PG

TV Guide Rating:(3,493 ratings)

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American Idol Showcase Round 1 Highlights: Let's Duet

This week on American Idol was the first of two parts where the judges cut the Top 24 down to 14 before the live rounds begin. Wednesday night was solo performances, and Thursday was duets with former Idols, including Ruben Studdard and Scotty McCree… Read more

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Showcase #1: 1st 12 Performances Season 15, Episode 11 Feb 10, 2016 Subscription

The Top 24 have been chosen, and now it's time for the contestants to show the judges that they are here to stay.

Hollywood Round #4 Season 15, Episode 10 Feb 4, 2016 Subscription

It's time to find out who will continue on in the competition as the Top 24 are revealed!

Hollywood Round #3 Season 15, Episode 9 Feb 3, 2016 Subscription

Hollywood Week continues, and the contestants are put to the test. Who will come out on top?

Hollywood Round #2 Season 15, Episode 8 Jan 28, 2016 Subscription

The contestants press on to show the judges what they've got as Hollywood Week continues.

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Emily Brooke & Lauren Alanina
05:34 — These two Country girls paired up to sing "Flat On The Floor" by our Idol alum Carrie Underwood.
MacKenzie Bourg & Lauren Alaina
05:48 — MacKenzie is paired with Lauren Alaina, and it seems Lauren might have a little crush! Watch them perform "I Hope You Dance" by Lee Ann Womack.
Thomas Stringfellow & Nick Fradiani
04:51 — Thomas is paired with our reigning Idol, Nick Fradiani. Watch their performance of "Man In The Mirror" by Michael Jackson.
MacKenzie Bourg: Top 24 Solo
02:33 — Watch MacKenzie's rendition of "Say Something" by A Great Big World and find out why the judges are so impressed.

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Wed Feb 17 8:00pm
Showcase #3: 2nd 12 PerformancesNew(Season 15, Episode 13) FOX

Showcases continue with the remaining 12 contestants of the Top 24 performing.

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Thu Feb 18 8:00pm
Showcase #4: Judges VoteNew(Season 15, Episode 14) FOX

The judges vote on the second showcase and the Top 14 are revealed. Included: fan-favorite Idols return to mentor and perform.

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Hollywood is over. Now the real competition begins.

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American Idol Hollywood Week Highlights

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American Idol Week 3 Auditions Highlights: The Ginger's Got Soul

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  • Premiered: June 11, 2002
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: The smash reality series showcases wannabe pop stars competing for a record deal by crooning for a panel of judges, including, most entertainingly, the acid-tongued Simon Cowell, who departed the show in 2010 after serving for nine seasons. The judges revi… (more)

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