"American Idol" Returned to Television and Viewers Were NOT Happy About It


The teen college student performed a rendition of Rihanna's "Stay", but before he took to the piano, he said "wig" to Katy Perry, much to the befuddlement of the other judges.

American Idol auditions continued Monday night, and one contestant had the judges on their feet. She gets thee yeses and a golden ticket to Hollywood. I was in their shoes 10 years ago. Like Turner, Lorenzo says Katy Perry is HIS idol. Luke is sold on his talent, but Katy and Lionel give him a "no" because they feel he hasn't found his identity yet.

Her next step? Heading back to Nashville.

Although Fox kindly bid farewell to its groundbreaking reality competition in May 2016, producers weren't ready to let it go, so they shopped it over to ABC. But if there's a chance for her to showcase another original song in this competition (maybe as soon as Hollywood Week?), then I can see the judges keeping her around for a while.

"It all started when I was about 7 years old".

"Once you're in front of the judges, it is very quick". Lionel was excited to watch Alyssa's journey on the show, and she got three enthusiastic yeses.

Nebraska to play Mississippi State in the NIT tournament
The Washington-Boise State victor will play the victor of the game between Saint Mary's and Southeastern Louisiana. Other teams kept getting the nine, 10, and 11 seeds that seemed in line with where the Huskers would be slotted.

Julica writes a lot of her own music and you can find it by searching for her on Youtube. "And we'll see where it all goes".

When judge Luke asked hopeful Benjamin if he'd ever kissed a girl and liked it, the youngster replied: "I've never been in a relationship". I don't think I'm ready for that.

At Disney Springs in Orlando, Florida, we get a taste of the best and worst Idol has to offer.

The 62-year-old, who was 34 years older than the show's age limit at the time, cracked up 2/3 of the judges panel with his soon-to-be-viral song, but Cowell was not impressed. The premiere for the reboot also saw the return of some "American Idol" alums like Jordin Sparks, Carrie Underwood and Ruben Studdard.

"We really just don't know where you fit in the music industry". On tonight's episode of American Idol, she had zero chill during Trevor Holmes' audition because she was too busy swooning over him.