'American Idol' Season 11 premiere: 8 things to look forward to


"American Idol" is back in a two-night premiere event Wednesday, Jan. 18 and Thursday, Jan. 19 and we are pumped. Forget those other singing shows, we'll take our old favorite. Here are eight fun things to look forward to during the two-night premiere:There's a kid in St. Louis who looks like an Abercrombie model and sounds like a soulful blues singer and a current artist at the same time. He takes on Sam Cooke's "Change is Gonna Come," which is no easy feat, and he slays it. His baby blues are going to be very popular.A kid who once beat Scotty McCreery in a vocal competition sounds like a young Michael Jackson. Like, exactly like a young MJ. We're kind of sad his audition song is not "I'll Be There" or "I Want You Back." He also looks about 12 years old.Steven Tyler gets an "approval face" montage, which is not dirty in the slightest...



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