Those disenchanted with American Idol because of the recent drama surrounding its new judging panel might be pleasantly surprised by the show's promo for season 12.
While it of course features judges Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban and Randy Jackson, the focus is really more on the contestants who see Idol as their one shot at making their dreams come true. Perhaps Idol producers are hearing our prayers? Most people want less drama, more talent.
We'll have to wait until January to find out if Idol's new judges help bring the show back to its roots or turn it into a drama-fest, but in the meantime, let us know — who are you most looking forward to seeing in judge mode?
Check out the clip below!