[02/19/15 - 09:01 PM]
Meet The "American Idol XIV" Top 24 Semi-Finalists!
Next week, for the first time ever, from the stage of The Fillmore Detroit theater, the Top 12 guys will perform for the judges and America's vote on Wednesday, February 25.

[via press release from FOX]



Top 12 Guys Perform on Wednesday, February 25; Top 12 Girls Perform on Thursday, February 26

Top 8 Guys Perform on Wednesday, March 4; Top 8 Girls Perform on Thursday, March 5

Top 12 Finalists Announced, Wednesday, March 11, on FOX

Tonight, the auditions came to a dramatic end, as judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick, Jr. revealed their remaining picks for the Top 24 semi-finalists. It will now be up to America to vote for their favorites as the semi-finalists head to Detroit, MI, for the first voting shows of the season.

Next week, for the first time ever, from the stage of The Fillmore Detroit theater, the Top 12 guys - Quentin Alexander, Mark Andrew, Clark Beckham, Riley Bria, Trevor Douglas, Adam Ezegelian, Nick Fradiani, Qaasim Middleton, Rayvon Owen, Daniel Seavey, Michael Simeon and Savion Wright - will perform for the judges and America's vote on Wednesday, Feb. 25 (8:00-9:01 PM ET/PT).

On Thursday, Feb. 26 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), the Top 12 girls - Shannon Berthiaume, Joey Cook, Sarina-Joi Crowe, Adanna Duru, Alexis Gomez, Lovey James, Jax, Tyanna Jones, Loren Lott, Shi Scott, Maddie Walker and Katherine Winston - get their turn to impress America.

On Wednesday, March 4 (8:00-9:01 PM ET/PT), host Ryan Seacrest will reveal which eight guys will move forward with one more chance to sing for America's vote and secure a spot as a Top Finalist. On Thursday, March 5 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), the eight girls who received the highest votes will perform. On Wednesday, March 11 (8:00-9:01 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), the Top 12 finalists - six guys and six girls - will be revealed from Los Angeles.

Top 12 male semi-finalists scheduled to perform Wednesday, Feb. 25 (8:00-9:01 PM ET/PT) include:

Quentin Alexander Age: 21 Hometown: New Orleans, LA Meet Quentin Alexander Video Keep up with Quentin at: TWITTER: @QalexanderXIV FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/QuentinAlexanderXIV INSTAGRAM: @QalexanderXIV

Mark Andrew Age: 29 Hometown: Minneapolis, MN Meet Mark Andrew Video Keep up with Mark at: TWITTER: @MarkAndrewsings FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/markandrewofficial INSTAGRAM: @markandrewsings

Clark Beckham Age: 22 Hometown: White House, TN Meet Clark Beckham Video Keep up with Clark at: TWITTER: @ClarkBeckham FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/clarkbeckhammusic INSTAGRAM: @ClarkBeckham

Riley Bria Age: 18 Hometown: Spring Hill, TN Meet Riley Bria Video Keep up with Riley at: TWITTER: @RileyBria FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/RileyBriaMusic INSTAGRAM: @rileybria

Trevor Douglas Age: 17 Hometown: Fort Worth, TX Meet Trevor Douglas Video Keep up with Trevor at: TWITTER: @trevordmusic FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/TrevorDouglasMusic INSTAGRAM: @trevordmusic

Adam Ezegelian Age: 21 Hometown: Wantagh, NY Meet Adam Ezegelian Video Keep up with Adam at: TWITTER: @adamezegelian FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/ezegelian INSTAGRAM: @adamezegelian

Nick Fradiani Age: 29 Hometown: Guilford, CT Meet Nick Fradiani Video Keep up with Nick at: TWITTER: @nickfradiani FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/NickFradianiMusic INSTAGRAM: @nickfradiani

Qassim Middleton Age: 19 Hometown: Brooklyn, NY Meet Qaasim Middleton Video Keep up with Qaasim at: TWITTER: @QaasimOfficial FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/RighteousJuggernaut INSTAGRAM: @QaasimOfficial

Rayvon Owen Age: 23 Hometown: Richmond, VA Meet Rayvon Owen Video Keep up with Rayvon at: TWITTER: @rayvonowen FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/RayvonOwen INSTAGRAM: @rayvonowen

Daniel Seavy Age: 15 Hometown: Vancouver, WA Meet Daniel Seavey Video Keep up with Daniel at: TWITTER: @SeaveyDaniel FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/danieljseavey INSTAGRAM: @seaveydaniel

Michael Simeon Age: 21 Hometown: Lumberton, MS Meet Michael Simeon Video Keep up with Michael at: TWITTER: @michaelsimeon FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/michaelsimeon INSTAGRAM: @michaelsimeon

Savion Wright Age: 22 Hometown: Jasper, TX Meet Savion Wright Video Keep up with Savion at: TWITTER: @savionjwright FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/savionjwright INSTAGRAM: @savionjwright

Top 12 female semi-finalists scheduled to perform Thursday, Feb. 26 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) include:

Shannon Berthiaume Age: 17 Hometown: St. Paul, MN Meet Shannon Berthiaume Video Keep up with Shannon at: TWITTER: @shaeberthiaume FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/shaeberthiaume INSTAGRAM: @shaeberthiaume

Joey Cook Age: 23 Hometown: Woodbridge, VA Meet Joey Cook Video Keep up with Joey at: TWITTER: @joeydeanncook FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/JoeyCooksTunes INSTAGRAM: @joeydeanncook

Sarina-Joi Crowe Age: 19 Hometown: Columbia, TN Meet Sarina-Joi Crowe Video Keep up with Sarina-Joi at: TWITTER: @SarinaJoi FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/SarinJoiMusic INSTAGRAM: @sarinajoi

Adanna Duru Age: 18 Hometown: Diamond Bar, CA Meet Adanna Duru Video Keep up with Adanna at: TWITTER: @adannaduru FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/adannaduru INSTAGRAM: @adannaduru

Alexis Gomez Age: 22 Hometown: Centerville, OH Meet Alexis Gomez Video Keep up with Alexis at: TWITTER: @thealexisgomez FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/alexisgomezmusic INSTAGRAM: @alexisgomezmusic

Lovey James Age: 17 Hometown: Portland, OR Meet Lovey James Video Keep up with Lovey at: TWITTER: @TheLoveyJames FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/TheLoveyJames INSTAGRAM: @TheLoveyJames

Jax Age: 18 Hometown: East Brunswick, NJ Meet Jax Video Keep up with Jax at: TWITTER: @jax FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/JAXOfficialx INSTAGRAM: @JAX

Tyanna Jones Age: 16 Hometown: Jacksonville, FL Meet Tyanna Jones Video Keep up with Tyanna at: TWITTER: @TyannaElise FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/OfficialTyannaElise INSTAGRAM: @TyannaElise

Loren Lott Age: 22 Hometown: San Diego, CA Meet Loren Lott Video Keep up with Loren at: TWITTER: @lorensharice FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/LorenSharice INSTAGRAM: @lorensharice

Shi Scott Age: 19 Hometown: Belcamp, MD Meet Shi Scott Video Keep up with Shi at: TWITTER: @whoisshi FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/whoisshi INSTAGRAM: @whoisshi

Maddie Walker Age: 17 Hometown: Ankeny, IA Meet Maddie Walker Video Keep up with Maddie at: TWITTER: @themaddieWalker FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/themaddiewalker INSTAGRAM: @themaddieWalker

Katherine Winston Age: 18 Hometown: Lenox, MA Meet Katherine Winston Video Keep up with Katherine at: TWITTER: @thekatwinston FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/pages/Katherine-Winston-Music INSTAGRAM: @thekatwinston

The Top 24 are from 17 states (organized by state below):


Adanna Duru 18 Diamond Bar, CA Adam Ezegelian 20 Wantagh, NY
Loren Lott 22 San Diego, CA Quaasim Middleton 18 Brooklyn, NY
Nick Fradiani 19 Guilford, CT Alexis Gomez 22 Centerville, OH
Tyanna Jones 16 Jacksonville, FL Lovey James 16 Portland, OR
Maddie Walker 16 Ankeny, IA Clark Beckham 22 Whitehouse, TN
Quentin Alexander 20 New Orleans, LA Riley Bria 18 Spring Hill, TN
Shi Scott 19 Belcamp, MD Sarina-Joi Crowe 19 Columbia, TN
Katherine Winston 18 Lenox, MA Trevor Douglas 16 Ft. Worth, TX
Mark Andrew 29 Minneapolis, MN Savion Wright 22 Jasper, TX
Shannon Berthiaume 17 St. Paul, MN Joey Cook 23 Woodbridge, VA
Michael Simeon 21 Lumberton, MS Rayvon Owen 23 Richmond, VA
Jax 18 E. Brunswick, NJ Daniel Seavey 15 Vancouver, WA

Starting next week, viewers at home will have five ways to vote for their favorite singer, including voting online at AmericanIdol.com; via the FOX NOW App; via Google Search; via text messaging; and via toll-free calling when the IDOL vote window opens at the top of the show. All voting rules and frequently asked questions will be available beginning Wednesday, Feb. 25, on americanidol.com.

AMERICAN IDOL XIV is produced by FremantleMedia North America and 19 Entertainment, a division of CORE Media Group. "Like" AMERICAN IDOL on Facebook at facebook.com/AmericanIdol. Follow the series on Twitter @AmericanIdol and join the discussion using #idol. See photos and videos on Instagram by following @AmericanIdol. Follow host Ryan Seacrest at @RyanSeacrest, and follow the judges Jennifer Lopez @JLo, Harry Connick, Jr. @HarryConnickJR and Keith Urban @KeithUrban.

All episodes of the current season of AMERICAN IDOL XIV are available on FOX NOW and Fox on Demand to subscribers of participating pay-TV services. To learn more about FOX NOW, please visit www.foxnow.com.

  [february 2015]  


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