American Idol is in full swing with Season 13. The show has new producers, new judge Harry Connick Jr and Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban who returned to the judging panel this year.
The Top 10 contestants who will be going on the American Idol summer tour are: Jena Irene, CJ Harris, Alex Preston, Malaya Watson, Jessica Meuse, Caleb Johnson, Majesty Rose, Dexter Roberts, Sam Woolf and Mk Nobilette.
American Idol Season 5 winner Taylor Hicks was on hand to check out this year's contestants.
I spoke with Taylor backstage after a recent show taping. Click on the video link to see what he has to say about being on Idol, the idol contestants, his Las Vegas show and more.
American Idol airs on Wednesdays and Thursdays on Fox.
For more information on Taylor Hicks: www.taylorhicks.com