Reed Grimm took to the drums for this American Idol audition. The move definitely worked for the hopeful, as he advanced to the next round.
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Jen Hirsch has Georgia on her mind. Watch the California native belt out an emotional version of this classic track now.
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Colton Dixon plays the piano and stares intently at the camera during this American Idol audition. It was enough to earn him a ticket to the next round.
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Joshua Ledet earned his standing ovation in Hollywood. Watch this incredible rendition of "Jar of Hearts" now.
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American Idol is responsible for a number of successful artist. The Voice? Not so much. Watch the promo to see how the former tweaks the latter over that fact.
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American Idol gave viewers a legitimate cliffhanger in Hollywood, as Symone Black impressed the judges with her voice - an then fell off the stage.
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Shannon Magrane earned a stay in Hollywood thanks to this version of "Fallin." Watch and react to it now.
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Only two of Phillip Phillips, Reed Grimm and Travis Orlando advanced to round two in Hollywood. Watch their American Idol group audition now.
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American Idol Quotes

Brooke White's tears come from the authentic, good soul that she is. Her heart was breaking because she was overwhelmed with the experience she had with the show and the gift that it brought.

Paula Abdul [after Brooke White was eliminated on season seven]

I read some of this online this morning and just for the record, the rumors — they’re not true. She’s part of our family and we love her.

Ryan Seacrest [on rumor of Paula Abdul being drunk on the show]