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May 3, 2021

American Idol: 417 (Coldplay Songbook & Mother’s Day Dedication) (5/9)

May 2, 2021


“417 (Coldplay Songbook & Mother’s Day Dedication)” – “American Idol” is back with a live coast-to-coast episode as the top seven contestants perform two songs each on SUNDAY, MAY 9 (8:00-10:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. In this show, the remaining finalists will perform one song dedicated to the special loved ones in their lives in honor of Mother’s Day and a second song from the Coldplay songbook, mentored by the band’s lead singer, Chris Martin. Coldplay will also perform their recently announced new single, “Higher Power,” in a worldwide exclusive performance. Voting starts at the beginning of the episode and the top five finalists will be revealed at the end of the episode. (TV-PG, L) Episodes can also be viewed the next day on demand and on Hulu.


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Media Relations

Michaela Zukowski

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