New season, new judges, new 'Idol' hopefuls
In case you've been living under a Simon Cowell-shaped rock, you know by now that "American Idol" is back! With new judges! And new rules! And new... well, that's pretty much it. Coming from cities across the country, a new batch of young hopefuls did not disappoint with their range of performances. Check out some photos of those who have made it past Hollywood to Vegas and those who have proven too pitchy to carry on, dawg.
"American Idol" airs Wednesdays and Thursdays, at 8 p.m. ET/PT, on Fox.