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Remember When Kanye West Auditioned For The Final Season Of American Idol?? Get Your First OFFICIAL Look At Yeezy's Shocking Entrance In A Brand New Promo!

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But does he have a shot at winning?!

Back in October, Kanye West surprised Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick, Jr., and Keith Urban when he walked onto the set and "auditioned" for the upcoming season of American Idol.

Related: Kim Kardashian & Kanye Are Selling Their Mansion!

As we learned on that fateful day, Yeezy WAS given a ticket to Hollywood (ya think?!) by a stunned Ryan Seacrest, and the rapper was excited to, um, begin his new rap career?! LOLz!

Now, Idol is releasing the first official promo clip of 'Ye's audition, and it looks HIGHlarious!

Ch-ch-check it out (below):

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American Idol Alum Blake Lewis Covers Sisqo's Thong Song As You've Never Heard It Before! Watch The Vintage Rendition HERE!

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You might remember Blake Lewis from season six of American Idol — he's the beat boxing pro who lost to Jordin Sparks and made audiences swoon!

Now the runner up is the latest singer to be featured on YouTube channel Postmodern Jukebox — which combines modern day hits with retro music like jazz, swing, and classic blues!

Blake put a suave spin on the Sisqo classic Thong Song, complete with a band that plays in the old school style of legendary trumpeter Louis Prima!

Related: Ryan Seacrest Says ALL OG Idol Judges Will Return For Final Season

But the two Flapper backup dancers steal the show — their moves are en pointe!

Check out the song (below) and get your hips swinging!

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Ryan Seacrest Confirms ALL Original American Idol Judges Will Return For Final Season — But What About Nicki Minaj & Mariah Carey??

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We wouldn't want it any other way!

Ever since Fox announced the end of American Idol, we've had our nostalgia goggles on and have been thinking back on all the great moments the competition show gave us.

Related: Kanye West Auditioned For AI — But Did He Get A Callback?

Though we're sad to see it go after what will be 15 seasons on the air, we're definitely excited about the news Ryan Seacrest just dropped!

Seacrest told Access Hollywood

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Watch Out, Nicki Minaj! Safaree Samuels Is Looking To Sue The Rapper For A Slice Of Her MAJOR Hits!

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Oh no!

On Monday, it was revealed that Nicki Minaj's ex Safaree Samuels is planning on suing his former flame and is looking to get a cut of her discography. Yikes!

Sources have dished that the rapper wants a piece of Miz Minaj's most successful albums — including The Pink Print, Pink Friday and Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded.

Related: Nicki Minaj Involved In Lawsuit With A Nightclub

Not to mention, the 34-year-old also wants to get his hands on

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Simon Cowell Dishes AGAIN That He Knew Zayn Malik Was Leaving One Direction Before It Happened — Were There Warning Signs??

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Does Simon Cowell know all??

In a recent interview with Event Magazine, the X Factor judge once again opened up about Zayn Malik leaving One Direction.

Ah, it's still too soon. WE KID!

Regardless, the 56-year-old revealed that he knew that the former 1D member was going to split from the boyband before it even happened. Say what??

Related: Simon Cowell Finally Opens Up About His Affair

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