Episode PremiereApril 07, 2009
Show Period2002 - now
Production CompanyFremantle, 19 TV, American Idol Prod. Fox TV
Cast and Crew
- Ryan Seacrest as Himself - Host
- Jennifer Lopez as Herself - Judge
- Keith Urban as Himself - Judge
- Harry Connick Jr.
- Mariah Carey as Herself - Judge
- Nicki Minaj as Herself - Judge
- Steven Tyler as Himself - Judge
- Simon Cowell as Himself - Judge
- Kara DioGuardi as Herself - Judge
- Randy Jackson as Himself - Judge
The AMERICAN IDOL finalists take the stage to perform LIVE for the nation. The contestants will sing their hearts out in hopes of winning America's vote and surviving another week in the competition. Tune in to see who impresses the judges and who buckles under the pressure on the"8 Finalists Compete" episode.