- TV Show
- Reality TV
- Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie, Ryan Seacrest
- Current Status
- In Season
Is calling this unveiling of American Idol‘s Top 24 “final judgment” a little dramatic? Sure. But, you guys, this is dramatic. Fan favorites go home! Journeys come to an end! DREAMS ARE MADE. It’s all happening.
The 50 remaining contestants get one last chance to impress Lionel, Luke, and Katy in a Showcase performance in front of a live audience. The next day, those 50 singers will take the long walk down to meet with the judges and learn their fate until there are but 24 remaining. Remember when they would just get off the elevator and sit in some folding chairs? Those were the days!
First up is, per Luke Bryan, the “li