Where Are the 'American Idol' Revival Winners & Finalists Now? (PHOTOS)

Dan Clarendon

Ready to crown your next Idol? ABC’s American Idol is returning for Season 18 on Sunday, February 16, with a new batch of singers vying to become the newest musical superstar.

“Those auditioning for the coveted ticket to Hollywood include a subway performer from Harlem who gives one of the most emotional auditions in Idol history; a garbage collector with no experience who heads to the streets of Savannah, alongside host Ryan Seacrest, to warm up for his audition; and a hopeless romantic who encounters her own fairy tale twist during her audition as she sings from the heart,” ABC says in a press release.

9 Singers Who Should've Won Their Seasons of 'American Idol' (PHOTOS)

9 Singers Who Should've Won Their Seasons of 'American Idol' (PHOTOS)

Season 17's Alejandro Aranda isn't the only runner-up that people were upset about.

Ahead of Idol’s Season 18 premiere, we’re checking in with the top contestants from the two other seasons of the reality competition’s ABC years. Flip through the slides above to see where these favorites are now.

American Idol, Season 18 Premiere, Sunday, February 16, 8/7c