“American Idol” season 13, episode 11: 15 Girls Perform premieres tonight on Fox.
The upcoming episode is this season’s first live show and the 15 remaining female contestants have one last chance to impress the judges and America during the first night of a high-stakes special three-night Idol event called “Rush Week.” Watch to find out if your favorite girls make the cut.
Rush Week begins tonight, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, and concludes on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, with the final Top 10 (Top 5 Girls and Top 5 Boys) being announced. Three more contestants will get another shot to round out the final Top 13 when judges Keith Urban, Harry Connick, Jr. and Jennifer Lopez make their wild card picks.
Former “American Idol” judge Randy Jackson, who made an appearance last week, will be introduced as the new American Idol in-house mentor. Other guest mentors, such as AI alumni Adam Lambert and Chris Daughtry, will make an appearance this week.
Here’s Fox’s description of “American Idol” season 13:
“Hosted by Ryan Seacrest, American Idol XIII features a new all-star judging panel, including Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr., along with in-house mentor Randy Jackson. Seacrest and the judges travel across the country, with stops in Atlanta; Austin, Texas; Boston; Detroit; Omaha, Neb., Salt Lake City; and San Francisco, searching for those who have the potential to transform from an everyday singer into a successful recording artist and join the ranks of famous idol alumni, such as Kelly Clarkson, Fantasia, Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks, Scotty McCreery and Phillip Phillips.”
“American Idol” season 13, episode 11: “15 Girls Perform” airs Tuesday, Feb. 18, 8 p.m. EST, on Fox.