Get ready for the new season of American Idol with some behind-the-scenes info on some of your favorite idols from the past. Fuse is featuring a TV marathon of some of "American Idol's" biggest success stories tonight at 8PM/7C, including an exclusive interview with last season's runner-up, Adam Lambert.

"American Idol" will return tomorrow night on Fox with a two-night, four-hour premiere featuring auditions in Boston and Atlanta. Auditions for the ninth season of the popular singing competition will also be held in Chicago, Orlando, Dallas, Los Angeles and Denver.

The show is featuring some new blood this season as Ellen DeGeneres takes over Paula Abdul's spot on the judging panel. DeGeneres will join the show in February. Abdul quit amid a contract dispute earlier this year.

According to his brother, Simon Cowell will leave the show at the end of this year to focus on an American version of "The X Factor."






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