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Interscope Records, which is part of Universal Music Group, replaced Sony Music Entertainment as Idols official partner record label.Interscope's Chairman Jimmy Iovine, a songwriter and producer, was named as the in-house mentor to work with the contestants on a weekly basis.Season 15 premiered to 10.96 million viewers, the second lowest since the series premiere.
We're not going to ask a country singer to sing an R&B song, or an R&B singer to do Led Zeppelin, ...
Pre-taped performances of the first group will air on February 10 and the second group on February 17.
On the following day each week, pre-taped performances of each contestant performing a duet with a past Idol contender will air, as will the judges selection of seven contestants from each group to advance to the Top 14.
The show underwent a number of changes from the ninth season, including the return of Nigel Lythgoe as executive producer.
Randy Jackson returned as judge for his tenth season while Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler joined the judging panel following the departures of Simon Cowell, Kara Dio Guardi and Ellen De Generes.