Warm up your vocal cords, Portland, “American Idol” is coming to hear your best.
The hit Fox singing competition show will come to Portland sometime later this year to let folks audition for a spot on next season’s episodes.
The show’s producers announced on the “American Idol” website this week that audtions in 15 cities will begin June 18 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The website lists four other cities where auditions have been scheduled for specific dates. The website also lists Portland among the cities that will be visited “later this year” as part of the annual Audition Bus Tour.
Details of when and where the bus will land in Portland aren’t available yet, according to the website. But people can go to the site to sign up for email updates about when and where bus auditions will be held.