PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — America’s biggest TV singing competition is coming to Pittsburgh.

This summer, thousands of hopefuls will converge on Heinz field to audition for “American Idol.”

According to the “American Idol” website, the show will be here on July 15th.

Heinz Field management says they have the day blocked out and a verbal OK from the Fox Network expected to be finalized within the next few days.

Many will come and few will be chosen, but everyone will be able to say, “I could have been a contender.”

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