On the review aggregation website Rotten Tomatoes, the premiere episode holds an approval rating of 70% based on 20 reviews, with an average rating of 6.51/10. Sophia Wackerman, 20, from Long Beach, California. Scroll through to see which of your favorites made it to Disney Aulani for #AmericanIdol ??? For texting, you simply text the number of the contestant you would like to vote for to “21523.”. All of the top 20 season 18 contestants will have their performances aired tonight, April 26, 2020. Those who impressed the judges and the producers advanced to the next round where the contestants performed in groups of four or five, singing a song together. Kimmy Gabriela DemiRae “Demi” Moreno Those who passed their first audition would go in front of the producers where they would be selected to appear before the judges in different cities. Instead of focusing on a city in each aired episode as in previous seasons, this season each episode showed a compilations of auditions from different cities. Kayla Keegan covers all things in the entertainment, pop culture, and celebrity space for Good Housekeeping. It is the show's first season to air on ABC. Lauren Spencer-Smith, 16, from Vancouver Island, Canada This season's advisors for the Battle Rounds are Charlie Puth (who previously appeared in the eleventh season in the series as an advisor) for Team Adam, Kelsea Ballerini (who was the coach for last season's "Comeback Stage") for Team Kelly, Khalid for Team John Legend, and Brooks & Dunn for Team Blake.[1][2][3]. Amelia Joyce The new Live Cross Battles round began with 32 artists remaining in the competition. Dillon James, 26, from Bakersfield, California American Idol features judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan who decide which of the contestants make it this far in the competition. The two artists with the fewest votes were immediately eliminated and the middle three contended for the remaining spot in the Finale via the Instant Save. Arthur Gunn The announcement of the show returning was announced on Good Morning America on May 9, 2017. First, you can vote at AmericanIdol.com/vote or download the American Idol text. Louis Knight, 19, from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania The Top 7 performed tribute performances to the late Prince and songs from their birth years. 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Kanard Thomas, the winner of the Comeback Stage Finals, competed against LB Crew who was eliminated in the Live Cross Battles. Perrin York On the following day each week, prerecorded performances of each contestant's duet aired, as did the judges' selection of seven contestants from each group to advance to the Top 14. Lauren Spencer Smith DeWayne Crocker Jr., 23, from Pensacola, Florida Most of the time, the judges will tell them to continue following their dreams or even suggest that they come back the following year. [2] A dispute between Fremantle and Core Media Group derailed these plans. Julia Gargano Louis Knight: text “5” to 21523 ), A post shared by American Idol (@americanidol) on Mar 29, 2020 at 10:00am PDT. this is the eleventh season to feature three male coaches on the panel since season ten. 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The theme for this week was "Fan Night", meaning that the artists performed songs chosen by the fans. The top 7 finalists performed for the summer tour along with season 8 winner Kris Allen. Sam Diaz “Just Sam” This episode, titled "The Best of The Blind Auditions," featured the Blind Auditions this season. Season sixteen's advisors include: Charlie Puth for Team Adam, Khalid for Team John, Kelsea Ballerini for Team Kelly, and Brooks & Dunn for Team Blake. Olivia Ximines With the elimination of Jej Vinson, this was the very first time that Kelly Clarkson would only have one artist (Rod Stokes) going into the semifinals. How to Watch the 'Legally Blonde' Reunion Special, See Blake Shelton's Toilet Prank on Gwen Stefani. These artists faced off against the three artists from the first round. (Please note the episodes were previously recorded. This is the first season trios are allowed in the show, and also the first (and only) season to feature a "Live Cross Battles", similar to the Chinese counterpart of The Voice (The Voice of China and Sing!