'American Idol's' Nigel Lythgoe: Hollywood Week will be split into one week for boys, one week for girls

"American Idol" executive producer Nigel Lythgoe spoke with the press Wednesday (Jan. 9), where he talked about the upcoming 12th season of the hit music competition show -- specifically some changes coming to Hollywood Week."In Hollywood Week, first time ever we split the weeks up and gave a week to the boys and a week to the girls, which really gave us an awful lot more focus on our talent this year," says Lythgoe. "We're going to continue to do that in the Vegas round right up until the Top 10.""Jimmy Iovine is coming back," Lythgoe continues. "And I do want to go back to where we actually used record producers to help kids, I want to do that again this year. Try and give their journey the same journey they would have had had they not done this competition and gone into the music business."As for this year's talent, Lythgoe says again that it's...



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