Sean Curtis says that Blake Shelton was the artist that inspires him to perform. Learn more about the contestant that calls Cheyenne, WY his home.
"This is only the beginning." Vincent Powell is excited that he punched his ticket to the final round.
From Sioux Falls, SD, Nick Engbers benefited from the American Idol Bus Tour when it rolled into town. Watch as he describes his audition experience.
It was Iris Zambrano's "dream" to audition for American Idol. Discover the reason why the Hebbronville, TX native feels she's the next American Idol.
Rebekah Devivo-Ostro wants to be American Idol "more than anything else in the world". Learn more about her story.
It took some convincing, but Viviana won over the judging panel and is on her way to Hollywood! Find out what this Texas native thinks will set her apart in this competition.
Happy that she is headed to Hollywood, Sydney Arterbridge is chasing her dream. Learn more about the contestant who says the stage is her "second home!"
Nick Hendrix is ready to "enjoy" his Idol journey as he heads to Hollywood! Get to know more about the contestant that says Kimbra is one of his musical influences!
Briston Maroney auditioned because he considered the Idol Bus Tour rolling through his town an act of "divine intervention." Discover why he thought the judges were "holographs" when he first laid eyes on them!
Chris Medina is inspired by Peter Frampton and is happy to have another shot at his dream. Learn more about the musician who can cross genres.
Performing is something that Michael Simeon “always wanted to do.” Now heading to Hollywood, Michael has a chance to share his vocals with the world!
Excited for being a finalist, Candice Glover discusses what's next for her in the competition. Watch as she thanks her fans, dubbed her "Candy Canes."
Brandy Hotard's best just wasn't good enough for the judges. Watch as she reflects on her past Idol experience.
Andrea Brown feels she still has something to prove even though she is going to Hollywood. Learn more about the singer that calls Houston, TX her home.
Originally from Amsterdam and now living in Santa Monica, CA, Rick VanderKleign was elated when he learned he was moving on to Hollywood. Learn more about the contestant who says he was inspired by Elton John.
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