‘American Idol’ Season 14 Announces Audition Cities, Dates + Details
Season 13 of ‘American Idol‘ just wrapped, with Caleb Johnson being declared the winner, but plans for next season are already in full swing.
Auditions are being held in several cities across the country beginning in June, but for aspiring stars who can’t get to an audition location, once again the reality TV talent show is accepting online submissions.
Anyone 15-28 years old can audition online. Singers may upload a video of themselves performing until July 1. Only one submission per contestant is allowed. Click here for submission details
Audition cities and dates are posted below. In addition, the ‘American Idol Audition Bus Tour’ will visit several cities, including Portland, Ore., Portland, Maine, Reno, Nev., Columbus, Ohio, Albuquerque, N.M., Amarillo, Texas, Myrtle Beach, S.C., Branson, Mo., Tallahassee, Fla., Richmond, Va., and Kansas City, Mo. Dates and more details for those locations will be announced shortly.
Keith Urban has already confirmed he will return as a judge on the show next season.
“Yeah, I’m back,” he promises. “Definitely I’m back.”
Fellow judge Harry Connick, Jr. has also confirmed his return to the show, while Jennifer Lopez, who was also a judge this past season, is expected to return as well, although she has not made an official announcement as of yet.
‘American Idol’ Season 14 Audition Cities and Locations:
6/18 – Minneapolis, Minn. – Mariucci Arena, University of Minnesota
6/25 – New Orleans, La. – Lakefront Arena, University of New Orleans
7/23 – Uniondale, N.Y. – Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
7/30 – Nashville, Tenn. – Nashville Municipal Auditorium
9/29 – San Francisco, Calif. – Cow Palace San Francisco