American Idol 2018 Preview: MORE Top 24 Solos, Celebrity Duets (PHOTOS)

AMERICAN IDOL - "112 (Top 24 Celebrity Duets)" - As the pool has been narrowed to the top 24 contestants, 12 of the top 24 finalists perform duets with celebrity partners at Academy LA in Hollywood during this week in the competition, as the search for America’s next superstar continues on its new home on America’s network, The ABC Television Network, MONDAY, APRIL 16 (8:00-10:00 p.m. EDT). (ABC/Eric McCandless) ADA VOX, LEA MICHELE

Sunday and Monday’s American Idol episodes will feature even MORE Top 24 solos and celebrity duets. The remaining 12 singers will hit the Academy LA stage on Sunday (April 15) for solo performances, mentored by iHeartRadio personality Bobby Bones. Be on the lookout for American Idol season 10 winner, Scotty McCreery who will also make an appearance.

On Monday (April 16) the semi-finalists are back to perform duets with celebrity recording artists. By the end of Monday’s show, five more contestants will be eliminated to reveal the Top 14.  The following week features LIVE performances from the Top 14, your votes and the Top 10 reveal. 

American Idol 2018 Spoilers Top 14 Contestant List
American Idol 2018 Full Schedule

The remaining contestants set to perform this week along with their duet partners: 

  • Ada Vox with celebrity duet partner Lea Michele
  • Alyssa Raghu with celebrity duet partner Banners
  • Amelia Hammer Harris with celebrity duet partner Bebe Rexha
  • Caleb Lee Hutchinson with celebrity duet partner Bebe Rexha
  • Effie Passero with celebrity duet partner Cam
  • Garrett Jacobs with celebrity duet partner Colbie Caillat
  • Jurnee with celebrity duet partner Lea Michele
  • Maddie Poppe with celebrity duet partner Colbie Caillat
  • Mara Justine with celebrity duet partner Rachel Platten
  • Marcio Donaldson with celebrity duet partner Allen Stone
  • Ron Bultongez with celebrity duet partner Banners
  • Shannon O’Hara with celebrity duet partner Cam

We’ve had song and performance order spoilers for weeks. Click the following link for all that good info:

American Idol 2018 Spoilers: Top 24 Solo and Celebrity Song Choices

Helping to determine who America will ultimately vote for to become the next singing sensation are judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie. Ryan Seacrest returns as host.  American Idol airs Sunday and Monday at 8 pm ET on ABC. Join us as we live blog EVERY performance.

Check out this preview of American Idol’s upcoming shows

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