American Idol

American Idol is an American reality-singing competition program created by Simon Fuller. It began airing on Fox on June 11, 2002, as an addition to the Idols format based on the British series Pop Idol and has since become one of the most successful shows in the history of American television. The concept of the series is to find new solo recording artists where the winner is determined by the viewers in America.

TitleAmerican Idol
First Air DateJune 11th, 2002
Last Air DateApril 16th, 2018
GenreReality
NetworksABC, FOX
Number of Seasons16 Seasons
Number of Episodes578 Episodes
Plot Keywordsinging competition