'American Idol' Adds a Twist NY Post, Joe's Place Blog

"American Idol" is adding a new twist to the singing competition. the New York Post reports. "Sing for Your LIfe" will be a last-ditch chance for competitors to make it to the show's finals.

According to the blog, contestants will have to choose just one song, although the Post says it's unknown how many contestants will be given this chance. Singers can pick one accompanying instrument or sing a capella, the story notes.

Fox officials didn't comment, the Post adds.