TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC)- American Idol is on the road searching for new talent and Tuscaloosa is now part of the Idol audition bus tour.
Usually, American Idol goes to larger cities for their auditions. But they've just announced dates and locations for the American Idol audition bus tour, and that bus is headed for Tuscaloosa in just a little more than two weeks.
The bus will make its way through Tuscaloosa on Wednesday, Aug. 21. The details on a specific location and times have not been announced.
The bus is going to five cities total, including two other southeastern cities of Oxford, Mississippi and Knoxville, Tennessee. The bus will also go to Chapel Hill, North Carolina and Little Rock, Arkansas.
The Tuscaloosa date also happens to be the first day back to school for students at the University of Alabama.