Chappaqua, NY native Alex Federici has been performing all of his life. Learn the reason why he decided to audition for American Idol.
Auditioning in her late sister's memory, East Hartford, CT resident Ashlee Feliciano describes herself as "unique". Learn more about her story.
Inspired by his late aunt, Chris Watson loves music and is "proud to be an American". Find out more about the contestant who says his style sets him apart from the rest.
Frankie Ford cut his teeth singing on the subways in his hometown of Brooklyn, NY. Learn more about his story.
Aberdeen, MA resident Kriss Mincey says she can "entertain America." Does she have what it takes to be an American Idol?
Hailing from Yonkers, NY, Melinda Ademi feels she is the next American Idol because she has good "stage presence". Find out more about the contestant that says that the fact she "never gives up" makes her unique.
Lancaster, PA native Emily Fritz enjoys performing and connecting with people. Besides music you may be shocked to hear what else interests her!
The road to crowning the next American Idol starts here. Take a look back at the men and women who auditioned in New York City for their chance at stardom!
Elaine Velie has been watching American Idol competition since she was eight years old. She believes her singer-songwriter style makes her stand out from the other contestants.
"I auditioned today because it has been my everlasting dream to be a singer." Los Angeles, CA resident Natalia Richardson discusses why she believes she's the next American Idol.
"I loved music from the beginning." Duluth, GA native Isabelle loves to perform. Does she have what it takes to be the next American Idol?
Galloway, NJ resident Christian Foti notes Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin as his biggest influences. Learn more about the contestant who has a passion for big band crooners.
Being inspired by former Idol runner up Clay Aiken, Vangelis "Van" Dimopoulos believes he is the next American Idol. Learn more about the Scotch Plains, NJ native.
"This is crazy, I can't believe it." Asbury Park, NJ resident Kareem Clark shares his Idol story.
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