Canadian Idol

Tuesday 9:00 PM on CTV Premiered Jun 09, 2003 Between Seasons




Episode Guide

  • Season 1
    • So it begins... in the West!
      After an introduction to the series and the four judges, we saw the good (and bad) auditions from three of the eight Canadian cities. The audition stops for this episode & the number of people who moved onto Toronto are: #1 Vancouver - 13 going to Toronto. #2 Calgary - 17 going to Toronto. #3 Winnipeg - 19 going to Toronto. A total of 49 people got gold tickets to the next round.moreless
    • Movin' out East
      Movin' out East
      Episode 2
      The show moves East, for the next three stops of the Canadian Idol tour, and thousands of people audition in Montréal, Halifax and St. John. #4 Montréal - 11 going to Toronto. #5 Halifax - 13 going to Toronto. #6 St. John's - 15 going to Toronto.
    • Makin' the Rounds in Ontario
      The final set of auditions see performers in Ottawa and Toronto. #7 Ottawa - 13 going to Toronto. #8 Toronto - 44 going to Toronto.
    • Clay, Ruben and 145 Canadians
      After a visit from American Idols Clay Aiken and Ruben Studdard, the group of 145 Canadian semi-finalists was gradually narrowed down to a final 30. Performing July 7 Danny Balkwill, Vancouver, 24, freelance musician. Mikey Bustos, Toronto, 22, student. Candida Clauseri, Toronto, 20, singer. Jessica David, Toronto, 19, student. Kelly-Ann Evans, St. John's, Nfld., 26, music teacher. Tynisha Goddard, Winnipeg, 22, retail/student. Billy Klippert, Calgary, 24, guitar teacher and salesman. Andrew Leader, Montreal, 26, retail manager. Tara Martel, Winnipeg, 20, student/singer. Quisha Wint, Toronto, 26, vocalist. Performing July 14 Bebe Booth, Calgary, 25, make-up artist. Phil de Torres, Port Coquitlam, B.C., 20, student. Marc Devigne, Winnipeg, 19, student. Jenny Gear, Carbonear, Nfld., 21, actor/singer. Tyler Hamilton, Edmonton, 26, renovations. Faith McMillan, Hamilton, 23, sales. Jermain Maxwell, Toronto, 25, child and youth worker. Joni Rodney, Toronto, 26, vocal teacher. Nicole Sinclair, Ajax, Ont., 26, customer service rep. Richie Wilcox, Halifax, 23, deli manager. Performing July 21 Justin Ament, High River, Alta., 24, ranch hand. Karen-Lee Batten, Abbotsford, B.C., 23, musician/music teacher. Gary Beals, Dartmouth, N.S., 20, student. Audrey de Montigny, Ste-Julienne, Que., 17, student. Tyler Done, London, Ont., 17, student. Toya Lesmond, Ajax, Ont., 22, entertainer. Ryan Malcolm, Kingston, Ont., 24, server/singer. Yvette Miller, Toronto, 25, medical student. Sherry St. Germain, Winnipeg, 21, singer/songwriter/musician. Sharon Vanden Enden, Brantford, Ont., 21, student.moreless
    • First Up...
      First Up...
      Episode 5
      Performances from the first 10 Idol hopefuls, tonight: Quisha Wint - Signed, Sealed, Delivered Danny Balkwill - All in Love is Fair Kelly-Ann Evans - Georgia on my Mind Miranda Walsh - I Wanna Give You Some Love Billy Klippert - Superstar Jessica David - Love Will Lead You Back Mikey Bustos - Sometimes When We Touch Tara Martel - First to say Goodbye Andrew Leader - Lately Candida Clauseri - I Will Always Love Youmoreless
    • 3 Move On, 7 Go Home
      The first 3 who move into the Final 10 are: Billy, Mikey and Candida. Performances: Billy Klippert - Superstar Mikey Bustos - Sometimes When We Touch Candida Clauseri - I Will Always Love You
    • Round 2
      Round 2
      Episode 7
      Performances from the second group of Idol hopefuls, tonight: Phil de Torres - My Cherie Amour Faith McMillan - I'll Be Jermain Maxwell - Always & Forever Joni Rodney - You've Changed Marc Devigne - Don't Let the Sun Go Down On Me Nicole Sinclair - Because You Loved Me Richie Wilcox - Whenever I See You Smile Jenny Gear - Tower of Song Tyler Hamilton - Don't Let the Sun Go Down On Me BeBe Booth - Sittin' on the Dock of The Baymoreless
    • 3 More Movin' On
      3 More Movin' On
      Episode 8
      The next 3 that move into the Final 10 are: Jenny, Tyler Hamilton and Richie. Performances: Jenny Gear - Tower of Song Tyler Hamilton - Don't Let the Sun Go Down On Me Richie Wilcox - Whenever I See You Smile
    • Last Group
      Last Group
      Episode 9
      Performances from the third (and final) group of Idol hopefuls: Tyler Done - Three Times a Lady Yvette Miller - The Prayer Sherry St. Germain - Chain of Fools Justin Ament - Amazed Toya Alexis - I Believe in You Audrey de Montigny - Reflection Gary Beals - What Would You Do? Sharon Vanden Enden - I Don't Care How You Get Here Ryan Malcolm - One Karen-Lee Batten - Come Away With Memoreless
    • Who Will Get the Final 3 Spots?
      The final 3 moving on, from Canada's votes, are: Audrey, Gary, and Karen-Lee. Performances: Audrey de Montigny - Reflection Gary Beals - What Would You Do? Karen-Lee Batten - Come Away With Me
    • Wildcards!
      Episode 11
      The contestants eligible as wildcards: Tyler Done- - Isn't She Lovely Sherry St. Germain - Toya Alexis - On My Own Sharon Vanden Enden - A Woman's Worth Ryan Malcolm - Just The Way You Are Kevin Murdock** -Can You Feel The Love Tonight Marc Devigne - Against All Odds Andrew Leader - Me & Mrs. Jones ** The only wildcard contestant who was not in the Top 30.moreless
    • Squeaking In...
      Squeaking In...
      Episode 12
      Toya Alexis and Ryan Malcolm moved into the Top 11, based on Canada's votes. Tyler Done and Kevin Murdock were the other two contestants in the Top 4. Performances: Toya Alexis - On My Own Ryan Malcolm - Just The Way You Are
    • Proud To Be Canadian
      Tonight's Theme: CANADIAN HITS Billy Klippert - If You Could Read My Mind (originally Gordon Lightfoot) Toya Lesmond - If You Asked Me To (originally Céline Dion) Richie Wilcox - Bulletproof (originally Blue Rodeo) Karen-Lee Batten - Black Velvet (originally Alyana Myles) Gary Beals - Angel (originally Sarah McLachlan) Candida Clauseri - Power of Love (originally Céline Dion) Ryan Malcolm - Try (originally Blue Rodeo) Jenny Gear - Possession (originally Sarah McLachlan) Mikey Bustos - Straight From The Heart (originally Bryan Adams) Audrey de Montigny - Angel (originally Sarah McLachlan) Tyler Hamilton - After the Rain (originally Blue Rodeo) The results from this show will eliminate the three contestants who poll the lowest.moreless
    • Say Goodbye to Three
      After 1.6 million votes, Richie, Candida and Karen-Lee were eliminated from the Canadian Idol competition. Performances: Richie Wilcox - Bulletproof Candida Clauseri - Power of Love Karen-Lee Batten - Black Velvet
    • Mowtown
      Episode 15
      After a guest appearance by The Temptations, our Canadian Idol contestants performed songs from the genre of Mowtown. Performances: Mikey Bustos - I Heard it Through The Grapevine Jenny Gear - Boogie Woogie Ryan Malcolm- For Once in My Life Audrey de Montigny - Mercy, Mercy Me Tyler Hamilton - My Girl Toya Lesmond - If You Really Love Me Billy Klippert - I Just Called, To Say, I Love You Gary Beals - Signed, Sealed, Deliveredmoreless
    • Going Home
      Going Home
      Episode 16
      The Canadian Idol journey is over for Mikey and Tyler. Performances: Mikey Bustos - I Heard it Through The Grapevine Tyler Hamilton - My Girl
    • Summer Time!
      Summer Time!
      Episode 17
      Tonight's Theme: Summertime Hits Performances: Jenny Gear - Summertime Gary Beals - Unchained Melody Audrey de Montigny- Dreamlover Billy Klippert - Have you Ever Seen the Rain? Toya Lesmond - You Are the Sunshine of My Life Ryan Malcolm - Drift Away
    • The Journey Ends for....
      The contestant with the lowest number of votes is eliminated. Performance: (Ending)Toya Lesmond - You Are the Sunshine of My Life
    • Invasion of Elton John
      Contestants sang the following Elton John hits: Audrey de Montigny - One Ryan Malcolm - Believe Jenny Gear - Rocket Man Gary Beals - The Way You Look Tonight Billy Klippert - Levon
    • Bye Bye
      Bye Bye
      Episode 20
      Ryan and Jenny were in the bottom two tonight. Jenny received the fewest votes, and is headed home... Performance: (Ending)Jenny Gear - Rocket Man
    • Love is in the Air
      Love is in the Air
      Episode 21
      After travelling to Los Vegas to receive some advice from the Queen of Love Songs, Céline Dion, the four remaining Idol hopefuls took each sang a few love songs. Billy - Hooked on a Feeling and (I Don't) Wanna Miss a Thing Audrey - Turn Me On and Greatest Love of All Gary - Let's Stay Together and When A Man Loves a Woman Ryan - Crazy and Hooked on a Feelingmoreless
    • Three Men and a Lady
      Audrey received the fewest votes and was eliminated from the competition. (Ending) Audrey de Montigny - Angel
    • Idol Worship
      Idol Worship
      Episode 23
      Tonight the remaining 3 competitors each sang two songs: their own pick - by their personal idol - and one chosen by the judges. Performances: Ryan Malcolm - He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother Gary Beals - Wildflower Billy Klippert - Everytime You Go Away Ryan Malcolm - Moving Out Gary Beals - Overjoyed Billy Klippert - Plushmoreless
    • Fond Farewell
      Fond Farewell
      Episode 24
      Billy was eliminated from the competition tonight, putting Gary and Ryan into the final. Performance: (Ending) Billy Klippert - Levon
    • Homestretch
      Episode 25
      It's the final two. Only one can win with some wow performances tonight. Performances: Ryan Malcolm - Something More Gary Beals - To Love Somebody Ryan Malcolm - Down On The Corner Gary Beals - Something More
    • Canada's Idol Is...
      The one the only Canadian Idol is ... Ryan Malcolm: Performances Top 11 - Heatwave, Under the Boardwalk, Get Ready and Ain't No Mountain High Enough Top 11 - Ain't Seen Nothing Yet Ruben Studdard - Flying Without Wings Top 11 - Time of My Life Gary Beals - Angel Ryan Malcolm - Try Gary & Ryan - Don't Dream It's Over (Ending) Ryan Malcolm - Something Moremoreless
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