Metro Detroit native to be featured on American Idol

Cuban sandwich recipe calls for sliced ham roast pork with a citrusy marinade and Swiss cheese layered in a loaf of Cuban bread. The sandwich is then garnished with pickles and mustard. (Zbigniew Bzdak  Chicago Tribune

Metro Detroit native to be featured on American Idol

Episode 3 of the auditions airs on March 18, 2018, from 8 - 10:01 p.m. ET/PT, with Episode 4 of the auditions airing on Monday, March 19, 2018, from 8 - 10 p.m. ET/PT.

The reboot of the hit singing show, "American Idol" is set to make its debut on ABC tonight.

On Sunday, American Idol is officially an ABC show - so we're telling you how to watch American Idol online and watch American Idol live this weekend to catch the first episode of the new season on its new network.

Fox shocked American Idol viewers in 2016 by declaring that the show would come to an end after Season 15.

Watch his story on NewsWatch 12 at 5 and 6. Do you want someone who can just play...bars...? Plus with Ryan Seacrest still in the hosting seat, what could be better?

"American Idol" producers say the format will be the same. The 43-year-old host received an Emmy nomination for his past performance on "American Idol". "Oh my gosh, I'm the most coachable!" the always-effervescent Ripa answered. In episode two of auditions, Idol hopefuls, including a shoe salesman from Washington D.C., a construction worker from Southern California and a student from Louisiana, sing their hearts out for the judges to see if they have what it takes to earn a ticket to Hollywood. Now it's "American Idol" hoping once more to be crowned a victor.

Google's Waymo To Face Off With Tesla In Autonomous Trucks
There, the trailers are hitched onto self-driving trucks for long highway hauls, according to the San Francisco-based company. U.S. states set their own rules for roads, and a handful have passed laws allowing self-driving vehicles.

China Minister Says Trade War Would Bring 'Disaster' to World
The figure for February fell slightly from the previous month to US$21 billion, according to the latest data from the customs administration.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren: "I'm not running for president in 2020"
For the record, Warren passed on an opportunity to take a DNA test previous year when she returned a kit sent on her birthday by Independent challenger Shiva Ayyadurai, an MIT-educated entrepreneur, The Washington Times reported .

The judges will bring their own personalities and style to the judges' panel.

From left, Lionel Richie, Katy Perry, Ryan Seacrest and Luke Bryan in NY.

They're natural and at ease with each other and the job, and usually clear and direct in their feedback, and this sportive trio is the best surprise about ABC's version of the show. Also intact is the goal of finding a music star - one such as Carrie Underwood, who built a blockbuster career after winning "Idol" in 2005 and whose voice-over opens the ABC show.

Perry previously was criticized for a "wig snatched" moment during the VMAs, but in the premiere she uses the phrase ("wig snatched, flown, out the door") with a contestant in a way that creates an instant moment of bonding and elevates that person, because she's using it in a way to indicate how impressed and moved she is. While not much has changed, there are certainly some things to look forward to.

The show will reportedly begin live shows starting April 22 and finale is expected to be aired May 21.

Latest News