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Phillip PhillipsAmerican Idol victory may still be fresh in our memories, but the popular singing contest is already gearing up to find participants for Season 12, which will air early next year.

Singers between the ages of 18 and 28 can attend any of the seven auditions being held around the country, starting on Thursday, June 7 in L.A. The full schedule of dates and locations are as follows:

Thursday, June 7 in Los Angeles, CA at Dodger Stadium
Thursday, June 14 in San Antonio, TX at Alamodome
Tuesday, June 19 in Charlotte, NC at the Time Warner Cable Arena
Saturday, June 23 in Newark, NJ at the Prudential Center
Thursday, July 12 in Chicago, IL at the United Center
Tuesday, July 17 in New Orleans, LA at the New Orleans Arena
Friday, July 20 in Oklahoma City, OK at the Chesapeake Energy Arena

You can visit the official American Idol website for the full list of requirements for entry and important contestant forms.

Source: Press Release


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