'American Idol' App Officially Launches for iOS and Android Devices

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January 30th, 2013

via press release:

DIM THE LIGHTS…THIS IS THE “American Idol” APP!

 

American Idol” APP OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES

FOR iOS AND ANDROID DEVICES

 

App to Provide Fans Access to IDOL Content and

Innovative AT&T American Idol Voting Capabilities

 

American Idol launched an all-new app today with special features to be released over the season, providing IDOL fans access to show content and deep interactive and social experiences, as well as enhanced voting capabilities on their iOS and Android devices. The app, which is currently featured by Apple as “New and Noteworthy,” gives fans the ultimate American Idol experience by allowing them to join real-time conversations on Facebook and Twitter with AT&T IDOL Nation, keep up with their favorite judges and contestants, watch interviews and, once the live shows begin on Tuesday, March 5, cast all of their votes in a unique new voting experience using the AT&T AMERICAN IDOL voting platform.

 

IDOL fans can download* the app from the App Store and Google Play** and enjoy a variety of features including:

 

·         Unique access to favorite IDOL moments and exclusive content

·         Judge, host and contestant profiles and interviews

·         Fast and easy content sharing to social media

·         Contestant performances and behind-the-scenes footage

·         Live broadcast sync experience during IDOL live shows

·         Voting made easier by casting votes for one or more favorite contestants with just a couple of taps

 

AMERICAN IDOL auditions continue in San Antonio, TX and Long Beach, CA, tonight, Wednesday, Jan. 30 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) and Oklahoma City, OK, on Thursday, Jan. 31 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT).

 

Hosted by the inimitable Ryan Seacrest, AMERICAN IDOL Season 12 features a dynamic new judging panel including Randy Jackson, a Grammy Award-winning producer whose expertise and beloved persona have been instrumental in discovering IDOL talent from the beginning; global superstar and the best-selling female recording artist of all time Mariah Carey; quadruple-platinum singer, songwriter, rapper and fashion icon Nicki Minaj; and Keith Urban, a four-time Grammy Award winner who has sold more than 15 million albums. Once, again, the judges are in search of the next superstar who will join the ranks of IDOL alumni Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Scotty McCreery and Phillip Phillips.

 
  • carigis

    why is there a cartoon character second from the right?

  • Nicki Fan

    Yes you’re correct why is there a cartoon character second from the right getting paid 12 MILLION to judge people’s voices while you sit behind your computer screen and judging her while making $0.00 in the process, stay mad bum !

  • I love nicki!

    I think Nicki is amazingly beautiful! Maybe you’re just jealous because you’re not as pretty as her!

  • Gilbert Simmons

    nikki is the best judge ever

  • tony ashley

    i have been a fan of the show for the start but from what i seen seen on the jan.31 show they all said yes to a lady singing a great song about our country and make fun of it i will not watch the show again

  • Thomas Lee Smith

    I love American Idol. ALL the judges are super cool in their own unique way. Thankyou

  • heather beeson

    I freakin love this show nikki shes the bestest

  • SOPHIE

    NICKEY IS THE BEST,MARIA IS THE BEST,AND ALSO THE OTHERS….LOVE DEM ALL.

  • SOPHIE

    BUT I REALLY THINK AMBER COULD WIN THIS

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