Kanye West Auditions for 'American Idol' -- You Gotta See This (VIDEO)

Now this is something you really have to see -- Kanye West auditioned for the final season of American Idol, and it's pretty epic. In fact, this may be the best stunt the reality competition has pulled in its history.


With wife Kim Kardashian by his side, Kanye goes in front of judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and Harry Connick, Jr., to perform in an attempt to "go to Hollywood." Does he snag a golden ticket? Well, you'll have to watch the show when it returns in January to find out.

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Kim shared a little sneak peek of their time on the show on Twitter and we couldn't help but LOL. Especially hilarious is when Ryan Seacrest, a personal friend of her family's, interviews her about nerves regarding Kanye's performance. Amazing.

We have to figure Idol will be pulling out all of the stops as it takes its final bow in 2016. And now we're curious to find out if any other celebs are stunt cast to audition in various cities. There are so many people we'd love to see go in front of the judges. But Kanye, well, he takes the cake. And we sure hope he snags that golden ticket.

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