Well, American Idol recently wrapped its third season, where fan favorite Fantasia Barrino was crowned the show's newest star (alongside past winners Kelly Clarkson and Ruben Studdard). If you've ever been watching the series and thought that you could do that, you're in luck! The American Idol crew is heading out on the road over the next several months, and with any luck, it could be you coming face-to-face with Simon, Paula, and Randy!
The American Idol 4 Audition Checklist
As always, you must be between the ages of 16 and 24 to be eligible to audition. It's not enough to just say that's how old you are - the staff at the auditions will be expecting to see legal documentation (something like your birth certificate or drivers license will do fine). If you're under 18, you must be accompanied by a legal guardian (this is very important)! If you're coming to an audition from out of town, you have to make sure you're able to stay there for five days in case they want to see you again. If you've seen the show, you know that you're going to have to sing a tune without any musical backing!
Where You Can Audition for American Idol 4
Okay, the dates haven't been nailed down yet, but we do know that the auditions will be taking place in the following cities. Please note that this is just a preliminary list, meaning that there's a good chance the American Idol crew could be stopping by a city near you! Auditions are being held in several American cities, including: