How to Vote in American Idol 2023 for Top 3 Contestants

If you are stuck by here, then definitely you are a huge fan of American Idol. Just not only this, you want to know about the complete process of  American Idol Voting and ways to vote for your favorite performing contestant. “Am I Right?” Season 21 is back and will start on 19th Feb 2023.

So Idol fans you are going to have your all bunch of answers here. Whatever will be your query, we will try to sort and answer you with a satisfactory reply in this article. Are you ready? Let’s begin the little journey to your most searched queries about the voting process in American Idol 2023 with an introduction to the show and the 21st season in the beginning.

This season was really exciting for everyone. The Top contestants like We Ani, Iam Tongi and Nutsa made their fans go crazy with their tremendous performances. 

American Idol Tonight is really going to give you goosebumps. The top 3 contestants are ready to bang with their new songs and final performances. Check your favorite contestants’ voting numbers and vote for them to make them winner.

The show gives people in America a platform to showcase their talent in singing. The show started back in June 2002 on Fox Broadcasting Company. This time the show American Idol start with the cast for its 21st season on ABC channel. You can also check more information regarding The American idol auditions here.

The show was created by Simon Fuller. Also, the producers for the show are Fremantle USA and 19 Entertainment. 

American Idol Voting 2023

Now just like any other competition-based reality show American Idol too has a similar way of carrying out the entire show. That is contestants’ performances are evaluated primarily by the judges on screen. After that, the results of judges put some contestants as nominated for elimination.

You can vote for the contestants online on official voting website

American Idol 2020 Vote Process

Then it is in the hand of the viewers whom they want to continue on the show and be close to the finale and title of the show (Grand Finale), thereby. Which is done by following the Voting process. The makers has introduced various ways of voting. If you want to participate in the process and want to vote then there are 3 ways to vote on:

  • Website
  • App
  • Text

So these are the ways to vote. Now let’s get a detailed description of these ways.

American Idol voting begun on the 16th of April. Every Sunday voting will start at 8 pm ET/5 pm PT and get closes every Monday at 6 am ET/3 am PT. Sometimes it continues in same pattern for Tuesday as well. Get ready to vote for the final time.

ABC American Idol 2023 Vote Rules

Important Voting Rules To be noted:

  • The viewer who is more than 13 years is eligible to vote for the contestant.
  • You can vote using above mentioned methods only.
  • Also you will have 30 votes each for every voting way.
  • 10 votes can be done using app, 10 votes online and 10 votes on text.
  • You can vote under the time period only.
  • Voter should be from America region.
  • Voting lines will open every sunday at 8:00PM and will be done till the last commercial of the show.
  • On finale there will be Live Voting

ABC American Idol Vote process will be started as soon as the top 16 contestants are selected. But it totally depends upon the show makers. The voting lines can be open anytime as the show has begun. Soon you will be able to cast vote for your favorite contestant. So, ust look forward to the show for how to vote in American Idol 2023 for top contestants this time. Every week 

American Idol Vote Numbers for Top Contestants

On 25th April 2023, the Top 12 idols have been shortlisted through public votes. There were 20 idols who were shortlisted for voting. And since then the orgnal competition begun. And now there are only Top 3 left. One of them will be declared ad the winner on this Sunday


Vote for your favorite contestant to make him/her American Idol Winner 2023

American Idol 2023 Online Voting System

If you wish to vote for your favorite contestant online, here is the step-by-step guide regarding how you can:

  • Go to the official website of American Idol.
  • Therein select the Vote Now tab.
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  • You will now be able to see the list of nominated contestants on screen.
  • Choose, select, and tap on the Vote button of the contestant you want to see winning.
  • With this, you will have voted for the contestant you want to win.

American Idol Voting via App 

Not just the voting via website or numbers but you can even vote for American Idol contestants using American Idol’s application too. For voting online, you need to create an account on the American Idol app. Here is the complete process of the same.

  • Download the American Idol app using the play store or i- store on your Android or i- phone respectively.
  • Log in using your Google account.
  • Tap on the Vote Now button.
  • Then select the contestant you want to vote for.

With this, your vote will be added to the account of the contestant you voted for. Still, if you are confused about the voting website, just open the link to vote. But Facebook is not an option for voting. 

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Top 20 Contestants Vote Polls

You can also participate in Online voting polls. As these are created for fans of the show just to fight for their favorite contestants. The main competition starts with Top 12 contestants. So they asked the public to decide on the last spot. Here is the list of top 20 contestants, vote for them and shortlist them to top 12. You can participate here now.

You can participate in Polls 2023 and vote for any of them. Remember these are unofficial voting polls. And are created for fun. On the basis of this voting, American idol winner will be determined in May 2023.

American Idol Text Voting Codes

To vote for your favorite contestant on the show using Text/ SMS voting mode, you simply need to do the following. One can vote via SMS by texting the unique code of the contestant to 21523. Though the unique codes of voting will be updated soon after the show starts and you can check for unique codes of contestants here.

  • Eg. For the XYZ contestant, the code is 7 then you will send 7 to 21523. And your vote will be accepted.

On the basis of these votes, we will have the winner among these top contestants.

Is there a Live Voting system?

Yes on the day of the Grand finale when there will be the question of winning the show, there will be live voting. These voting will be nationwide. Now top 3 contestants have been shortlisted by viewers votes. Vote Live on Sunday.Here are our Top 3 idols.

  • Iam Tongi
  • Colin Stough
  • Megan Danielle

Final episode voting is really exciting as always. Now you have a chance to select the winner of the season. And this only depends upon how many votes the audience does. You have a chance to do 30 Votes Maximum per contestant in the show. So we will see who will win maximum finale votes on American Idol Season 21.

In the grand finale there will be the guest performance also. Here is the list of guest performers.

  • Clay Aiken and Rubben Studderd
  • Jazmine Sullivan
  • Kevin Cronin
  • James Blunt
  • TLC
  • Jelly Roll
  • Lauren Daigle
  • Kylie Minogue
  • Lainey Wilson

American Idol Finale Vote

After seaosn 21 ends you can check for American Idol season 22 Auditions

Frequently Asked Questions on American Idol 2023

Can I Vote Offline in American Idol?

Yes, you can send an SMS with Contestant Code on Offline Voting Number.

How To Do Online Voting In Season 21 of American Idol?

Online Voting Can be Done Via App and Official Website too.

How to Vote in American Idol 2023?

You can submit your vote via-, Official App, and Via SMS on Voting Numbers.

What is the Eligibility Criteria for to Vote in American Idol?

You should be in the US region and must be at least 13 years of age.

Do Contestants of American Idol get paid?

By far yes. Contestants get paid weekly. They receive a huge amount every week for their wardrobe, meal coupons.

Conclusion: So now that you as viewers have known that how you can use your powers and lead someone to win the show, as we have discussed all the information regarding the same. But with this also keep in mind that the viewers only from America can cast their vote in favor if any contestant. That’s all we want to say. For more updates on American Idol, Voting stay tuned with us.

About the Author

My name is Alexa and i have always been a fan of Entertainment and reality shows. That is why 7 years back, i started following my passion of blogging. I have experience in writing Entertainment blogs and i love to provide useful stuff for my readers.

1 Comment on "How to Vote in American Idol 2023 for Top 3 Contestants"

  1. Terry Alsbrooks | May 15, 2023 at 2:39 am |

    There’s no way We’Ani didn’t win over the fat kid.This is a Scam!

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