After a short hiatus, American Idol is coming back to television. The once ratings king is returning in the spring of 2018 on ABC, but before it can have its premiere, there has to be contestants for the show!
American Idol is coming back! Maybe. Reports indicate that ABC will bring back the long-running Fox reality singing competition that spawned the careers of Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Scotty McCreery and more.
Keith Urban shared a special moment with one of the contestants on the final season of American Idol, becoming visibly emotional as he talked about his beloved father, who passed away in December of 2015.
The only word for 15-year-old contestant Jeneve Mitchell's duet with Scotty McCreery Thursday night (Feb. 11) on American Idol with was "bizarre," according to Keith Urban, who couldn't quite get past it.