THE JOURNEY TO FIND THE NEXT SUPERSTAR CONTINUES
AS THE TOP 10 ARE REVEALED IN THE FIRST LIVE SHOW OF THE SEASON,
THIS WEEK ON ABC'S 'AMERICAN IDOL'
"114 (Top 10 Reveal)"- America's votes are in and live shows begin, as the top 14 contestants perform and the top 10 finalists are revealed, as the search for America's next superstar continues on its new home on America's network, The ABC Television Network, MONDAY, APRIL 23 (8:00-10:00 p.m. EDT), streaming and on demand.
In this episode, America's overnight vote from Sunday will solidify the safety of the six contestants with the most votes. Those that are safe will perform a victory song, and the eight contestants who are in jeopardy will sing to impress the judges. The judges will choose four contestants to join America's top six picks, pushing 10 talented Idol hopefuls one step closer to stardom.
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
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.