The long awaited debut of the new "American Idol" judging trifecta of Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson is finally here!
I was really surprised at the level of talent that just walks in off the street," Lopez said.
Watch what the judges have to say about this season's crop of contestants.Executive producer Nigel Lythgoe is also inviting you to track the "Idol Across America" bus for your chance to win an appearance on the show with host Ryan Seacrest! Click here for the details.
"American Idol" premieres tonight, Jan. 19 and tomorrow Jan. 20 at 8:00 PM on FOX!