Will Katy Perry kiss again?

Will Katy Perry kiss again?

"American Idol" started its comeback Sunday night, as Season 16 of the TV singing contest debuted on its new network, ABC, and we've already witnessed a memorable moment for an Oklahoma contestant.

Season two finalist and CT resident Kimberley Locke gives us a whole recap.

An average of 10.3 million viewers tuned in as judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryan took their place at the judges desk for the very first time.

Though the singing competition helped ABC to win the night in viewers (8.2 million) and in the key 18-49 demographic (1.7 rating), Idol saw its lowest-rated season premiere ever, falling 23 percent from its prior season premiere (3.0 in January of 2016) on Fox.

Ron Bultongez is a 22-year-old who emigrated from the Congo 10 years ago.

"Something that I never imagined could've happened to me", says Julica. Each judge recommended that she stay committed to the Great White Way rather than a recording contract. Simpson: "The Lost Confession?", which was based on a 12-year-old interview.

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Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan on "American Idol". But while Katy respected his story, she couldn't get a grasp on who he is as an artist. "And we'll see where it all goes".

The "Swish Swish" singer continued to hit on Trevor, 27, during his audition, inviting him to hang out with her and asking him if he's engaged - but he does have a girlfriend.

There was definitely some awkwardness as the three judges stepped out onto the floor to bust a move, and then things got even more awkward when Perry slipped and fell. "Your first kiss was Katy Perry". His rendition of Rihanna's "Stay" was so pure and moving that it brought tears, along with big hugs from all the panel.

At Disney Springs in Orlando, Florida, we get a taste of the best and worst Idol has to offer.

Dennis, a 26-year-old singer from Philadelphia, PA, performed "Unaware" by Allen Stone.

He auditioned with a cover of Allen Stone's "Unaware", playing a beat up guitar with a hole in its top. Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.