American Idol hopefuls can submit video auditions online

(FOX19) - American Idol hopefuls can now submit an audition video online for the upcoming 12th season on the official American Idol website.

Those submitting a video should sing a cappella in the audition and should be between the ages of 15-28. Video auditions will be accepted from Oct. 12 through Nov. 4.

The new season of American Idol kicks off in January 2013 with host Ryan Seacrest and judges Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban and Randy Jackson.

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