Which Former ‘American Idol’ Finalist’s Son Auditioned This Year?


American Idol has spawned a whole new generation!

On part two of the Season 13 premiere Thursday night, a familiar face chaperoned her 15-year-old son to his audition in Austin for Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and Harry Connick, Jr.: Season 1’s third-place winner Nikki McKibbin.

The pink-haired singer, who came in just behind Kelly Clarkson and Justin Guarini in 2002, beamed and sang along as she watched her son Tristen Langley perform Sublime‘s “Santeria.”

But did he make it to Hollywood Week? Watch the video above to find out!

American Idol airs on FOX every Wednesday and Thursday at 8/7c.