Air Date: January 21st, 2003
Singers compete for the grand prize.
Season 15 - Episode 24 : Winner Chosen Apr 7, 2016
The winner is declared; a tribute to the past 15 seasons and a farewell celebration; musical guests include Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood.
Season 15 - Episode 23 : Top 3 Perform Apr 6, 2016
The remaining finalists compete.
Season 15 - Episode 22 : American Dream Apr 5, 2016
Current and former judges, contestants and the behind-the-scenes team members share memories in a retrospective of the singing competition.
Season 15 - Episode 21 : Top 3 Perform Mar 31, 2016
The top three performers are revealed.
Season 15 - Episode 20 : Top 4 Perform Mar 24, 2016
The four remaining contestants perform for the judges.
'American Idol' is the Mae West of TV talent shows: when it's good, it's very good, but when it's bad, it's better. [24 Jun 2002] Show More
The instant chemistry among the three judges was so right, they couldn't have created it in a lab. Everything that made us fall in love with Idol in the first place was back. Show More
Connick, who was among Idol's most engaging mentors in past seasons, is even more adept in this new role, and the chemistry on the current panel is at least on par with the more celebrated Voice cast. As Idol wraps its auditions this week before heading to Hollywood, I find myself looking more forward to the actual competition than I have in years. Show More