Bobby Bones Tapped as 'American Idol' In-House Mentor


Bobby Bones is now a everlasting fixture on American Idol. 

The on-air persona and bona-fide nation music "energy participant" is becoming a member of the TV expertise quest this season as its official in-house mentor. 

It’s an expanded function for the radio DJ, comic and creator, who will provide his data all through the competitors and assist Idol contestants develop and be the perfect they'll. Bones is already well-known to Idol followers, having joined the highest 24 hopefuls final season as they ready to carry out with their big-name celeb duet companions.

Bones, who was inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame because the youngest-ever honoree, hosts the nationally-syndicated radio present “The Bobby Bones Show,” which is broadcast to almost 140 stations and lately gained him a 3rd ACM Award for nationwide on-air persona of the 12 months.

Judge auditions are presently underway for the 2018-2019 season of American Idol, which is returning to the ABC Television Network. Idol's all-star panel of judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie are again on board, as is host Ryan Seacrest.

The information of Bones' new Idol place was introduced throughout Monday’s telecast of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars.