A sea of faces in the crowd at IDOL™ XIV auditions in New York.

The crowd is massive in New York.

These ladies are shouting to the top of their lungs!

Hopefuls eagerly await their opportunity to shine.

These hopefuls couldn't be more excited.

This auditioner knows the plaid is rad this season.

New York sure knows how to party!

The crowd is pumped up!

Put your hands up in the air!

Bros who audition together, stay together.

Wave your hands in the air like you just don't care, New York!

Her smile tells it all - she's ready for her big moment.

He's ready to stand out from the crowd with his violin.

She's showing off her best IDOL™ smile.

These fashionistas are camera-ready.

She has her game face on!

This New Yorker can't wait to share her IDOL™ experience.

Hopefuls can't wait to get through registration and sing in front of the judges.

Many auditioners continue to prepare until right before their big moment.

Line up New York! It's time to show us what you got.

It's time to get serious - who will stand out from the crowd?

This hopeful shows her pride by rocking her uniform to auditions.

This auditioner tries to look her best before her shining moment in front of the judges.

He's ready to rock out with his guitar.

Don't forget to sing your heart out, New York!

Will she be the next superstar?

Many auditioners bring their trusty guitars with them.

Peace signs prove to be a popular pose from this batch of auditioners.

Is this the face of the next AMERICAN® IDOL™ XIV?

This cowboy is ready to roundup these auditions!

This New Yorker is ready to chase her dreams.

No audition is complete without selfies.

These IDOL™ hopefuls are lighting up the crowd.

A sea of faces in the crowd at IDOL™ XIV auditions in New York.