Australian Idol sought to discover the most commercial young singer in Australia through a series of nationwide auditions. The final winner was determined by public voting.
You be the judge
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Among all international versions of the format, Australian Idol was the first to allow contestants to play instruments and allow original songs to be performed. In 2009, it was also the first to go with the single, stand-alone episode, combining the verdict and performances into one weekly show. See more