Friday, May 18, 2018

AI16 Finale Performance Details

Sunday, May 20th:
Catie Turner - "21st Century Machine" (original song)
Harper Grace - "Yard Sale" (original song)
Jonny Brenns - "Blue Jeans" (original song)

Monday, May 21st:
Bebe Rexha & AI16 Top 3 - "Meant To Be"
Darius Rucker & Caleb Lee Hutchinson - "Wagon Wheel"
Gary Clark, Jr., Cade Foehner, & Dennis Lorenzo - "Bright Lights"
Katy Perry & Catie Turner - "Part Of Me"
Kermit the Frog & Maddie Poppe - "Rainbow Connection" (from 'The Muppet Movie')
Layla Spring & Dyxie Spring - "Blue" by LeAnn Rimes
Lionel Richie & AI16 Top 10 - "All Night Long"
Luke Bryan - "Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset"
Luke Bryan & Gabby Barrett - "Most People Are Good"
Nick Jonas & Jurnee Siani - "Jealous"
Nick Jonas & Mustard - "Anywhere"
Patti LaBelle, Ada Vox, & Michelle Sussett - "Lady Marmalade"
Yolanda Adams, Michael Woodard, & a choir - "What The World Needs Now"

AI16 Top 3 Song Choices

Reprise:
Caleb Hutchinson - "Don't Close Your Eyes" by Keith Whitley
Gabby Barrett - "Little Red Wagon" by Miranda Lambert
Maddie Poppe - "Don't Ever Let Your Children Grow Up" (original song)

Hometown Dedication:
Caleb Hutchinson - "Folsom Prison Blues" by Johnny Cash
Gabby Barrett - "Don't Stop Believin'" by Journey
Maddie Poppe - "Landslide" by Fleetwood Mac

Contestant's Single:
Caleb Hutchinson - "Johnny Cash Heart"
Gabby Barrett - "Rivers Deep"
Maddie Poppe - "Going Going Gone"

Sunday, May 6, 2018

AI16 Tour Cities, Venues, & Dates

* In Real Life of ABC's Boy Band as opening act (July 11th - August 10th)

Wednesday, July 11th: Redding, California - Redding Civic Auditorium *

Thursday, July 12th: Central Point, Oregon - Jackson Co. Fair (At Expo Amph) *

Friday, July 13th: Napa, California - Uptown Theater *

Monday, July 16th: Denver, Colorado - Paramount Theater *

Thursday, July 19th: Dallas, Texas - Verizon Theater At Grand Prairie *

Friday, July 20th: San Antonio, Texas - The Tobin Center For Performing Arts *

Saturday, July 21st: McAllen, Texas - McAllen Performing Arts Center *

Monday, July 23rd: Tuscon, Arizona - Fox Tuscon Theatre *

Tuesday, July 24th: Mesa, Arizona - Ikeda Theater *

Thursday, July 26th: San Diego, California - Copley Hall *

Friday, July 27th: Saratoga, California - The Mountain Winery *

Sunday, July 29th: Las Vegas, Nevada - Orleans Arena *

Monday, July 30th: Modesto, California - Mary Stuart Rogers Theater @ Gallo Center For The Arts *

Tuesday, July 31st: Livermore, California - Wente Vineyards *

Wednesday, August 1st: San Luis Obispo, California - Fremont Theater *

Friday, August 3rd: Thousand Oaks, California - Bank Of America Performing Arts Center *

Saturday, August 4th: Los Angeles, California - Orpheum Theatre *

Sunday, August 5th: Riverside, California - Fox Performing Arts Center *

Wednesday, August 8th: Tulsa, Oklahoma - Club Brady *

Thursday, August 9th: Kansas City, Missouri - Uptown Theater *

Friday, August 10th: Saint Louis, Missouri - Fox Theater *

Sunday, August 12th: Baltimore, Maryland - The Lyric

Monday, August 13th: Albany, New York - The Palace Theater

Tuesday, August 14th: Upper Darby, Pennsylvania - Tower Theater

Thursday, August 16th: Westbury, New York - The Space At Westbury

Friday, August 17th: Morriston, New Jersey - Mayo Performing Arts Center

Saturday, August 18th: Englewood, New Jersey - Bergen Performing Arts Center

Sunday, August 19th: Lynn, Massachusetts - Lynn Auditorium

Tuesday, August 21st: Cincinnati, Ohio - Taft Theatre

Wednesday, August 22nd: Indianapolis, Indiana - Murat Theatre @ Old National Centre

Thursday, August 23rd: Omaha, Nebraska - Orpheum Theatre

Friday, August 24th: Sioux Falls, South Dakota - Washington Pavillion

Monday, August 27th: Salem, Oregon - Oregon State Fair

Tuesday, August 28th: Monroe, Washington - Evergreen State Fair

Thursday, August 30th: Billings, Montana - Alberta Bair Theater

Friday, August 31st: Kamas, Utah - DeJoria Center

Sunday, September 2nd: Deadwood, South Dakota - Deadwood Mountain Grand Casino

Wednesday, September 5th: Minneapolis, Minnesota - State Theatre

Thursday, September 6th: Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Riverside Theater

Friday, September 7th: Rosemont, Illinois - Rosemont Theatre

Sunday, September 9th: Nashville, Tennessee - Ryman Auditorium

Monday, September 10th: Huber Heights, Ohio - Rose Music Center

Wednesday, September 12th: York, Pennsylvania - York Fair

Thursday, September 13th: Munhall, Pennsylvania - Carnegie Of Homestead Music Hall

Friday, September 14th: Red Bank, New Jersey - Count Basie

Saturday, September 15th: New Bedford, Massachusetts - Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

Sunday, September 16th: Washington, D.C. - Warner Theater

Friday, May 4, 2018

AI16 Top 7 Song Choices

Birth Year:
Cade Foehner - "Who Will Save Your Soul" by Jewel (1996)
Caleb Hutchinson - "Amazed" by Lonestar (1999)
Catie Turner - "Oops! … I Did It Again" by Britney Spears (2000)
Gabby Barrett - "I Hope You Dance" by Lee Ann Womack (2000)
Jurnee Siani - "Back At One" by Brian McKnight (1999)
Maddie Poppe - "If It Makes You Happy" by Sheryl Crow (1997)
Michael Woodard - "My Heart Will Go On" by Celine Dion (1997)

Prince:
Cade Foehner - "Jungle Love" by Prince/The Time
Caleb Hutchinson - "When Doves Cry" by Prince
Catie Turner - "Manic Monday" by Prince/The Bangles
Gabby Barrett - "How Come You Don't Call Me Anymore" by Prince
Jurnee Siani - "Kiss" by Prince
Maddie Poppe - "Nothing Compares To You" by Prince/Sinead O'Connor
Michael Woodard - "I Would Die For You" by Prince

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

TIP Reviews: AI16 Top 10

Chatbox denizens ePastorJames & SpoilerCat recap AI16's Top 10 performances and results as the contestants go head to head on Disney night...

Thursday, April 26, 2018

TIP Reviews: AI16 Top 14 Results & Wildcards

Chatbox denizens ePastorJames & SpoilerCat recap AI16's Top 14 results and performances...

AI16 Top 10 Song Choices

Jurnee Siani - "How Far I'll Go" by Auli'i Cravalho/Alessia Cara (from 'Moana')
Maddie Poppe - "The Bare Necessities" by Phil Harris & Bruce Reitherman (from 'The Jungle Book')

Monday, April 23, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

TIP Exclusive: Major Announcement - American Idol's Fate

We are pleased to announce that ABC is renewing American Idol.  In fact, the tentative plan is for next season to be a couple weeks longer than the current season.  American Idol Season 17 will premiere during the first quarter of 2019.

Sunday, March 4, 2018

American Idol Season 16 Top 14

1. Adam Sanders A.K.A. Ada Vox
2. Cade Foehner
3. Caleb Hutchinson
4. Catie Turner
5. Dennis Lorenzo
6. Gabby Barrett
7. Garrett Jacobs
8. Jonny Brenns
9. Jurnee Siani
10. Maddie Poppe
11. Mara Justine
12. Marcio Donaldson
13. Michael Woodard
14. Michelle Sussettf

AI16 Top 24 Group 2 Advancement Order & Eliminations

Advanced:
1. Mara Justine (Katy Perry)
2. Maddie Poppe (Lionel Richie)
3. Jurnee Siani (Luke Bryan)
4. Adam Sanders A.K.A. Ada Vox (Katy Perry)
5. Caleb Hutchinson (Lionel Richie)
6. Garrett Jacobs (Luke Bryan)
7. Marcio Donaldson (Katy Perry)

Eliminated:
1. Alyssa Raghunandan
2. Amelia Harris
3. Effie Passero
4. Shannon O'Hara
5. Ron Bultongez

AI16 Top 24 Group 1 Advancement Order & Eliminations

Advanced:
1. Cade Foehner (Katy Perry)
2. Michelle Sussett (Lionel Richie)
3. Dennis Lorenzo (Luke Bryan)
4 Gabby Barrett (Katy Perry)
5. Jonny Brenns (Lionel Richie)
6. Michael Woodard (Luke Bryan)
7. Catie Turner (Katy Perry)

Eliminated:
1. Brandon Diaz
2. Dominique Posey
3. Kay Kay Alexis
4. Layla Spring
5. Trevor McBane

AI16 Top 24 Group 2 Celebrity Duet Pairings, Song Choices, Instruments, & Song Choices

1. Caleb Hutchinson & Bebe Rexha - "Meant To Be" by Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line
2. Ada Vox & Lea Michele - "Defying Gravity" by Idina Menzel & Kristin Chenoweth (from 'Wicked')
3. Maddie Poppe & Colbie Caillat (with guitar) - "Bubbly" by Colbie Caillat
4. Alyssa Raghunandan & Banners (with guitar) - "Yellow" by Coldplay
5. Amelia Harris & Bebe Rexha - "Me, Myself, And I" by G-Eazy & Bebe Rexha
6. Shannon O'Hara & Cam - "Burning House" by Cam
7. Ron Bultongez (with guitar) & Banners (with guitar) - "Someone To You" (AI16 promo song)
8. Marcio Donaldson & Allen Stone (with electric guitar) - "What's Going On" by Marvin Gaye
9. Jurnee Siani & Lea Michele - "Run To by Lea Michele
10. Garrett Jacobs & Colbie Caillat - "Lucky" by Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat
11. Mara Justine & Rachel Platten (with piano) - "Fight Song" by Rachel Platten
12. Effie Passero & Cam - "Diane" by Cam