The wait is over --Â American Idol is back with new judges, new contestants, and all new stakes! Tune in tonight from 8 to 10 p.m. ET/PT on FOX as the search for America's next big superstar begins.
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To celebrate the tenth season, reflect back with the first nine winners as they look back on how becoming an Idol changed their lives. Watch below to see Kelly Clarkson, Ruben Studdard, Fantasia Barrino, Carrie Underwood, Taylor Hicks, Jordin Sparks, David Cook, Kris Allen, and Lee DeWyze's path to fame...
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