Follow American Idol 2018 winner Maddie Poppe all summer long with the new YouTube series An American Idol Story: MADDIE POPPE posting throughout the summer on Maddie Poppe's YouTube page. In the first episode, embedded below, follow Maddie in the moments after being named the latest American Idol and get her candid reaction on what it's like. You'll see her getting ready to travel to her first talk show appearances as well as running across fans as the latest American Idol winner. New episodes will post throughout the summer and give you an intimate look at what it means to be the next American Idol.
And if you think you have what it takes to be the next American Idol, auditions are taking place throughout the summer! Check the American Idol Auditions page for the latest updates and information.