THE JOURNEY TO FIND THE NEXT SUPERSTAR CONTINUES
AS THE TOP 14 PERFORM AND AMERICA GETS TO VOTE FOR THE FIRST TIME,
THIS WEEK ON ABC'S 'AMERICAN IDOL'
"113 (Top 14)" - After solo and celebrity duet performances with the top 24 contestants, the judges narrowed down the field to the top 14 finalists. Now the judges are handing over the reigns to America to start voting on who they want to crown the next Idol, as the search for America's next superstar continues on its new home on America's network, The ABC Television Network, SUNDAY, APRIL 22 (8:00-10:01 p.m. EDT), streaming and on demand.
In this episode, the top 14 contestants will perform solo, in hopes of winning over America's heart and being voted through to Monday night's top 10 reveal.
The top 14 finalists include:
· Ada Vox
· Cade Foehner
· Caleb Lee Hutchinson
· Catie Turner
· Dennis Lorenzo
· Gabby Barrett
· Garrett Jacobs
· Jonny Brenns
· Maddie Poppe
· Mara Justine
· Marcio Donaldson
· Michael J. Woodard
· Michelle Sussett
Voting will open at the top of the show, on Sunday, April 22 at 8:00 p.m. EDT, and will close the following morning, Monday, April 23 at 9:00 a.m. EDT. You can vote online at AmericanIdol.com/vote, in the American Idol app or via text. You can vote 10 times per contestant, per method.
Helping to determine who America will ultimately vote for to become the next singing sensation are music industry forces and superstar judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie. Emmy(R) Award-winning host and producer Ryan Seacrest returns as host of the beloved series.
"American Idol" is produced by FremantleMedia North America and CORE Media Group's 19 Entertainment. Executive producers include FremantleMedia North America's Trish Kinane and Jennifer Mullin, along with executive producer Phil McIntyre representing CORE Media. FremantleMedia International distributes the series worldwide.
"American Idol" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound. This program carries a TV-PG, L parental guideline.
The official "American Idol" app is available on iOS and Android devices. Using the app, fans can vote for their favorite contestants, as well as on AmericanIdol.com/vote or via text. Fans can also use the app to "IDOLize" their selfies with "American Idol" filters and stickers, and track what's trending with judges, contestants and fans.