LITTLE ROCK, AR - Season 13 of American Idol is shaping up to be a great one to watch for Arkansans.
Nine contestants with ties to the Natural State have made it from audition rounds to the coveted Hollywood round of the competition, which starts tonight.
They are as follows (photos are above their names):
Malcolm Allen (Wrightsville)
LeBryant Crew (El Dorado)
Terrica Curry (North Little Rock)
Kenneth Gaddie (Maumelle)
Tessa Kate (Harrison)
Spencer Lloyd (Bryant)
Rico Perkins (Little Rock)
Devin Robertson (Little Rock)
Eric Wood (Higginson)
Be sure to tune in tonight and Thursday night at 7 to watch them on stage right here on FOX16.
Arkansans have quite a history of success on Idol. Little Rock native Charlie Askew made the top 12 of season 12 while Kris Allen won season 8 of Idol.