American Idol
Overview Episodes

Longtime host Ryan Seacrest returns for the 13th season of the powerhouse singing competition in which vocalists from across the country hope to be crowned the next music superstar. Entertainer Jennifer Lopez also returns this season as a part of the judges' panel, alongside Emmy Award-winning artist Harry Connick Jr. and Grammy Award-winning country artist Keith Urban. "Idol" veteran Randy Jackson lends his expertise in a different area this time around, serving as an in-house mentor to contestants throughout the season.

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