Could you be the next American Idol? Well, friends, this could be your chance! Idol is making a stop this year in Nashville, good ol’ Music City U.S.A. Read on for more details on the audition date, location, qualifications, and be sure to check out the release form! You can also find out about this season’s new True Believer program.

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It’s that time again! Think you have it what it takes to be the next American Idol? Come out and make your mark! It’s your turn to live the American dream!

Nashville AMERICAN IDOL® XIV Audition Information 

WHO: Men and women 15-28 years old as of June 1, 2014, who are eligible to work in the U.S. Some restrictions apply – please read the Live Audition Info for specific information.

WHEN: Wednesday, July 30 (there will not be a separate registration day)

WHERE: Nashville Municipal Auditorium, 417 4th Ave. N, Nashville, TN 37201

HOW: Wristbands will be distributed beginning at approximately 7:00 AM on Wednesday, July 30. Auditioners will not be permitted to camp out and may not line up before 6 AM. Soon after they receive their wristbands, they will be told to enter the arena.


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American Idol has consistently captivated the spirit of a nation that characteristically chases after their dreams. This flagship talent competition is responsible for discovering some of the biggest names in the music industry. American Idol alumni have sold a combined 59 million albums and 120 million singles in the US alone – these stats outrank those of any other show! So, why wouldn’t you want to join the ranks of some of today’s top-selling artists and share the status of being on America’s most successful talent competition? You can. It all starts with one audition.

This year, Idol introduces its TRUE BELIEVER program! This shows that it really pays to believe! Sometimes a talented singer just needs the push of encouragement to help them achieve their dreams! American Idol will give the opportunity for each contestant to designate their TRUE BELIEVER who will have the opportunity to walk away with $50K at the end of the season should their contestant win! For more information about the TRUE BELIEVER program visit:

More detailed information on rules and eligibility can be found at