9 Singers You Forgot Auditioned for 'American Idol'
You win some, you lose some. For these successful singers/actors not making it on American Idol, turned out just fine. From hit songs to Grammy wins, they didn't quit on their dreams.
The singing competition series is returning for its fourteenth season on March 11. At home on a new network (ABC), Idol is bringing back all the feels—from making dreams come true to watching those hilarious off-kilter auditions.
Click through the gallery above to check out all the hit artists American Idol famously passed on.