The 12 Worst American Idol Auditions

 In honor of the 12th season of "American Idol" starting January 16th, we compiled a list of the worst Idol auditions. Click on the play button to watch each audition in the gallery.

Watch the season premiere on FOX 47 from 8-10PM Wednesday. 

  • 12. Mary Roach, Season 4 YouTube

  • 11. Trista Giese, Season 6 YouTube

  • 10. Kenneth Briggs and Jonathan Jayne, Season 6 YouTube

  • 9. Shaddail Harris, Season 9 YouTube

  • 8. Darwin Reedy, Season 6 YouTube

  • 7. Isadora Furman, Season 6 YouTube

  • 6. Derek Stillings, Season 1 YouTube

  • 5. James Lewis, Season 7 YouTube

  • 4. Steven Thoen, Season 6 YouTube

  • 3. Nick Zitzmann, Season 6 YouTube

  • 2. Keith Beukleaer, Season 2 YouTube

  • 1. William Hung, Season 3 YouTube