WATCH: Local Contestant Featured on American Idol Premiere This Sunday!

Remember when hundreds of people jammed the Mobile Convention Center, hoping for a shot at becoming the next American Idol?

We'll get to see at least one of them when the new season of Idol premieres Sunday at 7 on ABC!

This is Douglas Kiker of Grand Bay...You can watch the video below (around the 1:29 mark) for a little of his story. And watch Sunday night for more!

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(Photo credit: screenshot from American Idol YouTube video)

ABC's "American Idol" - April 23, 2018 - Arrivals

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