'American Idol' Season 17: Meet the Top 20 (PHOTOS)

Meaghan Darwish

American Idol whittled down its Top 40 contestants to its Top 20 during Sunday night's broadcast from Hawaii.

Between early fan favorites and lesser-seen contestants, there were plenty of surprises and some not-so-shocking moments when it came to the final pick. Whether you prefer country, or if pop is more your thing, these Idol hopefuls are sure to pique viewers' interests.

15 Amazing 'American Idol' Auditions Over the Years (VIDEO)

15 Amazing 'American Idol' Auditions Over the Years (VIDEO)

Over the show's 16 seasons, the auditions never failed to wow.

Above, we've gathered the Top 20 in a gallery, so click through and let us know what you think about the judges' picks. Did Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie keep your faves? Sound off in the comments below, and don't miss American Idol on ABC.

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