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2161868 2038-01-18 05:00:00.0 UTC 2038-01-18T00:00:00.000-05:00 2014-01-20 17:26:38.0 UTC 2014-01-20T12:26:38.000-05:00 true like-mother-like-son-american-idol-alum-nikki-mckibbin-brings-kid-to published 2014-01-20 17:43:53.0 UTC 2014-01-20T12:43:53.000-05:00 Just when we thought our American Idol addiction was a thing of the past (where have you gone, Elliott "Amish Leprechaun" Yamin?), we're totally getting seduced and sucked into Season 13, which debuted last week. First there was that knee-slapping revelation otherwise known as new judge Harry Connick Jr. Now comes the feel-good story of Season One third-place finisher Nikki McKibbin (who nipped at the heels of Kelly Clarkson and Justin Guarini) bringing her 15-year-old son, Tristen Langley, to the Austin auditions. Did Nikki's boy make the cut? Is he going to Hollywood? Watch the video for the all the throwback awesomeness. AI's audition rounds continue this Wednesday and Thursday at 8 p.m. on Fox. Sean Daly, Times Pop Music Critic media American Idol, Nikki McKibbin, Jennifer Lopez, Fox 25531743 Like mother, like son? 'American Idol' alum Nikki McKibbin brings kid to audition 0 'American Idol' alum Nikki McKibbin brings her 15-year-old son to a Season 13 audition. /resources/images/blogs-photo/2014/01/nikki.jpg Fox /resources/images/blogs-photo/rendered/2014/01/nikki_4col.jpg/resources/images/blogs-photo/rendered/2014/01/nikki_8col.jpg true templatedata/tampabaytimes/BlogArticle/data/media/2014/01/20/1390239833-like-mother-like-son-american-idol-alum-nikki-mckibbin-brings-ki BlogArticle Just when we thought our American Idol addiction was a thing of the past (where have you gone, Elliott "Amish Leprechaun" Yamin?), we're totally getting seduced and sucked into Season 13, which debuted last week. First there was that knee-slapping revelation otherwise known as new judge Harry Connick Jr. Now comes the feel-good story of Season One third-place finisher Nikki McKibbin (who nipped at the heels of Kelly Clarkson and Justin Guarini) bringing her 15-year-old son, Tristen Langley, to the Austin auditions. Did Nikki's boy make the cut? Is he going to Hollywood? Watch the video for the all the throwback awesomeness. AI's audition rounds continue this Wednesday and Thursday at 8 p.m. on Fox.American Idol, Nikki McKibbin, Jennifer Lopez, FoxAmerican Idol, Nikki McKibbin, Jennifer Lopez, Fox 2260226 2016-01-06 20:11:17.0 UTC 8 Months Ago watch-kanye-west-audition-for-american-idol-premiering-its-final-season media Watch Kanye West audition for 'American Idol,' premiering its final season tonight on Fox BlogArticle 2272215 2016-04-07 02:04:43.0 UTC 5 Months Ago american-idol-finale-and-the-last-two-contestants-are media 'American Idol' finale: And the last two contestants are... BlogArticle 2272396 2016-04-08 01:58:52.0 UTC 5 Months Ago american-idol-recap-after-15-seasons-an-all-star-finale-to-remember media 'American Idol' recap: After 15 seasons, an all-star finale to remember BlogArticle <p>Just when we thought our <i>American Idol</i> addiction was a thing of the past (where have you gone, Elliott &quot;Amish Leprechaun&quot; Yamin?), we're totally getting seduced and sucked into Season 13, which debuted last week. First there was <a href="http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/media/hooray-for-harry-connick-is-hilarious-on-idol-premiere/2161296">that knee-slapping revelation otherwise known as new judge Harry Connick Jr.</a> Now comes the feel-good story of Season One third-place finisher Nikki McKibbin (who nipped at the heels of Kelly Clarkson and Justin Guarini) bringing her 15-year-old son, Tristen Langley, to the Austin auditions. Did Nikki's boy make the cut? Is he going to Hollywood? Watch the video for the all the throwback awesomeness. <i>AI</i>'s audition rounds continue this Wednesday and Thursday at 8 p.m. on Fox.</p> falseruntime2016-08-30 05:36:47