Jillian Jensen has "always" told her family that she was the next American Idol, so it was fitting that she auditioned. Which legendary country and rock-star did Jillian say was her biggest influence? Watch and find out.
Saying he'd rather pursue music for "the rest of his life," Ben Boone took a chance when he auditioned for Idol. Learn why this Lafayette, LA native believes he can become the next American Idol!
Saying she's "back to kill it," Symphony Howlett is ready to prove she has what it takes to be the next American Idol! Get the scoop on Symphony and her talents of singing, acting, and belly dancing!
Citing her "huge passion for music," Emily Piriz feels she has what it takes to be the next American Idol. Find out more about her audition which she dubbed as "an awesome experience."
Taking the appearance of the Idol Bus Tour in her town as a sign, Julie Offill decided then and there to audition for American Idol. Get to know the contestant who calls Arlington, TX her home!
Hailing from Mount Vernon, NH, Alex Preston auditioned for American Idol online. Citing Jason Mraz as an influence, Alex is looking to make his mark on this season of American Idol!
Though Carmen Delgina is the daughter of legendary rapper Wonder Mike, she's looking to make a name for herself in Hollywood. Will she start her own legacy with her performance of "Tainted Love" by Soft Cell?
Auditioning for Idol was a surprise for Draper, UT native Kenzie Hall. Find out what makes Kenzie Hall unique from the other contestants.
Auditioning in honor of her late grandfather, Lexi Schmidt "loves music" and wants to make a difference. Discover more about this Tulsa, OK resident.
A singer as well as a mother, Kathleen Swartz cites her son as an inspiration for her to perform. Watch as she discusses her goals in music as well as her favorite former American Idol finalist.
Inspired by John Mayer and Florence + The Machine, Cedrick Austin loves to give a "full performance" when he sings. Get to know the contestant that says Haley Reinhart is his favorite past Idol finalist.
Auditioning for the "learning opportunity", Newtown, PA native Courtney Calle believes she has what it takes to be the next American Idol. Learn more about the contestant who prides herself on "being different".
Saying the reason why we audition was for "redemption", Nicholas Boddington wants to take full advantage of his second chance. Will the second time be the charm for the Memphis, TN native?
"I couldn't describe it in words," Holly Miller said describing her experience with the judges. Discover why the Waverly, OH native feels she's the next American Idol.
"I auditioned today because that's why I came to America…" Bolivian native and Weston, FL resident Luis Gamarra tells his inspiring story in his own words.
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