Fox released a promo for its 15th and final season of American Idol Friday, taking us back to unforgettable moments in modern TV history and reminding us of the show's power to create megastars.

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Set to Kelly Clarkson's "A Moment Like This," the teaser highlights former contestants, including Carrie Underwood and Jennifer Hudson, who've of course gone on to become pop culture juggernauts. It's an emotional video to be sure, with clips of Fantasia crying and Jordin Sparks celebrating.

Idol returns in January with judges Harry Connick, Jr., Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban — along with host Ryan Seacrest.

Will you be tuning in to Idol's final season?