LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13 (UPI) --
The Fox network's "American Idol" will broadcast a Christmas special next month, the network announced Monday.
The one-hour show, to air Tuesday, Nov. 25 at 8 pm ET, will feature winners Kelly Clarkson and Ruben Studdard plus contestants from the previous two seasons singing holiday classics.
A CD of those classics, "American Idol -- The Great Holiday Classics," will be released Oct. 14, Fox said.
American Idol begins its third season in January.
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