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American Idol: Season 13 (2014)




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Wannabe pop stars compete for a record deal by crooning for a panel of judges. The judges review a performer's talent (or lack thereof) and at-home viewers then vote for their favorite potential star.


Critic Reviews for American Idol: Season 13

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Music should be treated like a craft. TV shows should invoke emotion. And competition should be a battle. And that's what I think this set of judges will do for the show.

March 25, 2019 | Full Review…

It's polished. It's entertaining. And it's still committed to finding good singers.

March 25, 2019 | Full Review…

Veteran judges Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban returned along with the musically savvy Harry Connick Jr. Together these three music icons brought a fresh, fun and professional new vibe to the smash reality hit.

March 25, 2019 | Full Review…

[Keith] Urban tells one teenager, "The singing for me needs more work, but it's not just a singing show." If not, then what is [American] Idol? Thirteen seasons in, the show is still trying to figure that out.

March 25, 2019 | Full Review…

In a sign that is very, very, very promising for The House That Kelly Clarkson Built, [ Producer Per] Blankens is instead placing his bets on lots and lots of genuinely talented kids with dreams of music superstardom.

March 25, 2019 | Full Review…

As recent seasons have shown, the mix of judges can change in a heartbeat, too. If last year's combustible concoction proved nearly toxic, this season may provide the tonic.

March 25, 2019 | Full Review…

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