It’s baaaaack...well, almost.

You’ll still have to wait until January, but American Idol Season 12 will have a two-night premiere, starting with a two-hour episode on Wednesday, January 16, at 8 p.m. ET/PT. A second episode will air on Thursday, January 17, at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

We can’t wait to see new judges Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, and Keith Urban work with Idol veteran Randy Jackson to find the next great pop star.

Watch a new promo (featuring Season 11 winner Phillip Phillips) for Season 12 below!

Credit: YouTube Photo: American Idol Season 12 Promo Featuring Phillip Phillips

Source: Fox Press Release

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