Idology: Time to Overhaul American Idol Auditions? Plus: Week 3's Best & Worst

After 11 seasons on the air, American Idol‘s audition rounds sometimes feel like a tea bag that’s been used one too many times: There’s not a whole lot of flavor left to extract. On this week’s Idology, Idol‘s Season 6 diva extraordinaire Melinda Doolittle and I analyza Season 11’s disappointing third week of tryouts and brainstorm a new idea for revamping the opening weeks of Season 12. Plus, we dish the “ex-husband held me back from my dreams” defense, and talk about the best and worst Golden Ticket recipients from Portland and St. Louis.
So press play below for the latest Idology offering, then hit the comments with your thoughts. And for all my reality TV recaps, commentary, and interviews, follow me on Twitter @MichaelSlezakTV!