The first auditions are in Belfast on 17 May but wannabes aged 18 to 35 will get a chance to sing for a place in the mansion all across the country.
The lucky students picked for the show will be coached by music teachers and star guests. But don't forget, they'll have to face the public vote too every week.
Fund for the young
About £1 million of the money made from record sales and 14 million phone votes was put into a special fund to help struggling young musicians last year.