American Idol — which has just been renewed for a third season on ABC and its 18th season overall — is set to close out the season on Sunday, May 12. The three finalists, Alejandro Aranda, Laine Hardy, and Madison VanDenburg, will be taking the stage for their final performances of the season as part of a star-studded two-day finale.
Along with solo performances, there will be returning fan favorites and current music stars.
Among the special performances will be Carrie Underwood, Adam Lambert, Jay-Z, Dan + Shay, Kane Brown, and performances from all three of the judges.
What song will your favorite contestant be performing as the season reaches its end?
A full look at the 2019 American Idol lineup can be seen below.
American Idol Finale – Full List of Performers
Adam Lambert to perform with Dimitrius Graham
Finalist Alejandro Aranda
Dan + Shay to perform with Madison VanDenburg
Jon Pardi to perform with Laine Hardy
Kane Brown to perform with Alyssa Raghu
Katy Perry to perform with Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon
KOOL + THE GANG to perform with the Top 10
Lionel Richie to perform with the Top 10
Luke Bryan to perform with Laci Kaye Booth
Montell Jordan to perform with Margie Mays, Vokillz and Austin Michael
Viral sensation Shayy returns to perform
WEEZER to perform with Wade Cota and Walker Burroughs
American Idol will air live coast-to-coast on Sunday, May 19 beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET. You can vote online at AmericanIdol.com/vote, in the American Idol app or via text*. You have to be at least 13 years old and located in the U.S., Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands to vote on ABC.com or in the American Idol app. For text message voting, simply text the number of the contestant you would like to vote for to “21523”.
*Text voting is open to all Wireless Carriers. Message & data rates may apply.