Are you the next ‘American Idol’ winner? Try out for new season in Macon

An audition for “American Idol” is planned in Macon.

The audition is set for August 23 here, according to a post by the ABC show’s Facebook page on Monday.

The nationally televised singing competition has helped bring into the spotlight of fame music stars such as Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Clay Aiken and Fantasia Barrino.

Locations and dates announced are subject to change.

Other cities announced as sites for auditions included:

  • New York City
  • Mobile, Alabama
  • Tallahassee, Florida
  • Santa Barbara, California
  • Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Columbia, South Carolina
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Waco, Texas
  • Knoxville,Tennessee
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Colorado Springs
  • Washington D.C.
  • Wichita, Kansas
  • San Jose, California
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Springfield, Illinois
  • Spokane, Washington
  • Detroit, Michigan

Think you have what it takes? Sign up to audition here: https://abc.go.com/shows/american-idol/auditions?fbclid=IwAR2qyClD1S3v--oxW1Kje_hvGJwsOKJfh01npae3rZENnipn2GwgJ4Fvcdk