'American Idol': The Idols get Twitter, Facebook and MySpace this year

idol-facebook.jpg "American Idol" has joined the rest of the social media world.

Most years, the Idols are kept in an underground dungeon, only let out on Tuesday or Wednesday nights to perform like monkeys for 33 million people.

Just kidding. But most years, the Idols are kept on a pretty tight leash. This year, the leash is relaxing just a little bit, as the Idols are allowed to have Twitter accounts and Facebook and MySpace pages. (Which we're sure will still be monitored, but it's still cool!)

Ryan Seacrest tweeted Wednesday night: " Fox is saying the contestants will have  MySpace, Twitter, Facebook pages on idol." Here are the accounts. Thank you to MJ's Big Blog and Rickey for compiling these lists.

TWITTER:

Andrew Garcia: @AGarciaAI9
Katie Stevens: @KStevensAI9
Michael Lynche: @MLyncheAI9
Didi Benami: @DBenamiAI9
Haeley Vaughn: @HVaughnAI9
Tim Urban: @TUrbanAI9
Katelyn Epperly: @KEpperlyAI9
Aaron Kelly: @AKellyAI9
Lee Dewyze: @LDewyzeAI9
Todrick Hall: @THallAI9
Janell Wheeler: @JWheelerAI9
Tyler Grady: @TGradyAI9
Lacey Brown: @LBrownAI9
Ashley Rodriguez: @ARodriguezAI9
Alex Lambert: @ALambertAI9
Joe Munoz: @JMunozAI9
Crystal Bowersox: @CBowersoxAI9
Lilly Scott: @LScottAI9
Paige Miles: @PMilesAI9
Siobhan Magnus: @SMagnusAI9
Michelle Delamor: @MDelamorAI9
Jermaine Sellers: @ JSellersAI9
John Park: @JParkAI9
Casey James: @CJamesAI9

FACEBOOK:

Andrew Garcia: AGarciaAI9
Katie Stevens: KStevensAI9
Michael Lynche: MLyncheAI9
Didi Benami: DBenamiAI9
Haeley Vaughn: HVaughnAI9
Tim Urban: TUrbanAI9
Katelyn Epperly: KEpperlyAI9
Aaron Kelly: AKellyAI9
Lee Dewyze: LDewyzeAI9
Todrick Hall: THallAI9
Janell Wheeler: JWheelerAI9
Tyler Grady: TGradyAI9
Lacey Brown: LBrownAI9
Ashley Rodriguez: ARodriguezAI9
Alex Lambert: ALambertAI9
Joe Munoz: JMunozAI9
Crystal Bowersox: CBowersoxAI9
Lilly Scott: LScottAI9
Paige Miles: PMilesAI9
Siobhan Magnus: SMagnusAI9
Michelle Delamor: MDelamorAI9
Jermaine Sellers: JSellersAI9
John Park: JParkAI9
Casey James: CJamesAI9

MYSPACE:

Andrew Garcia: AGarciaAI9
Katie Stevens: KStevensAI9
Michael Lynche: MLyncheAI9
Didi Benami: DBenamiAI9
Haeley Vaughn: HVaughnAI9
Tim Urban: TUrbanAI9
Katelyn Epperly: KEpperlyAI9
Aaron Kelly: AKellyAI9
Lee Dewyze: LDewyzeAI9
Todrick Hall: THallAI9
Janell Wheeler: JWheelerAI9
Tyler Grady: TGradyAI9
Lacey Brown: LBrownAI9
Ashley Rodriguez: ARodriguezAI9
Alex Lambert: ALambertAI9
Joe Munoz: JMunozAI9
Crystal Bowersox: CBowersoxAI9
Lilly Scott: LScottAI9
Paige Miles: PMilesAI9
Siobhan Magnus: SMagnusAI9
Michelle Delamor: MDelamorAI9
Jermaine Sellers: JSellersAI9
John Park: JParkAI9
Casey James: CJamesAI9

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