• American Idol: Thaddeus Johnson Belts Out Swedish House Mafia's ‘Don't You Worry Child' In Audition

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    AMERICAN IDOL - ABC's “American Idol” judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest.
    Thaddeus Johnson sang a powerful take on Swedish House Mafia's “Don't You Worry Child” for his American Idol audition in front of Judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie. He also told a moving personal story. Johnson's story is so moving that Richie gave him a big hug on stage.
    This is not Thaddeus' first time on the show. He competed in Season 9 in 2010 when Ellen DeGeneres was a judge with Simon Cowell and Randy Johnson. Thaddeus previously auditioned in Dallas. He sang...
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  • American Idol: Rissa Watson Performs Adele's ‘When We Were Young' To Earn Spot In Hollywood

    American Idol: Rissa Watson Performs Adele's ‘When We Were Young' To Earn Spot In Hollywood

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    AMERICAN IDOL - ABC's “American Idol” judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest.
    Rissa Watson performed her own version of Adele's “When We Were Young” for her American Idol audition in front of Judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie.
    When Watson is not singing, she is enjoying the outdoors, fishing, painting or customizing guitars. She also enjoys FFA. Watson is the chapter treasurer and competes in public speaking. Watson said she gained a lot of confidence after the “American Idol” tryout and learned to never underestimate herself. Watson hopes to...
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  • American Idol: Trevor Holmes Sings On Brett Young's ‘In Case You Didn't Know' To Go On To Hollywood

    American Idol: Trevor Holmes Sings On Brett Young's ‘In Case You Didn't Know' To Go On To Hollywood

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    AMERICAN IDOL - ABC's “American Idol” judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest.
    Trevor Holmes offered his dreamy take on Brett Young's “In Case You Didn't Know” for his American Idol audition in front of Judges Lionel Richie, Luke Bryan and Katy Perry. The dreamy auditioner captured the heart of Perry. He later revealed that he has had a longtime crush on Katy, though he currently has a girlfriend. That did not stop him from getting sent on to Hollywood.
    Trevor said that he's currently working as a part-time construction worker to support his mom who has...
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  • American Idol: Laine Hardy Covers Band Of Heathens' ‘Hurricane' To Earn Spot In Hollywood

    American Idol: Laine Hardy Covers Band Of Heathens' ‘Hurricane' To Earn Spot In Hollywood

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    AMERICAN IDOL - ABC's “American Idol” judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest.
    On American Idol, Laine Hardy delivered a strong rendition of Band of Heathens' “Hurricane” for his audition in front of Judges Lionel Richie, Luke Bryan and Katy Perry. The three judges did not need to take a vote after this audition as they all sent him on to Hollywood.
    “I think if you ain't careful, you might win American Idol,” Bryan told Hardy, who covered his mouth in shock. “You're in,” Katy Perry said before later adding that “he looks like a young Elvis.” “You've got...
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  • American Idol: Brandon Diaz Sings Strong Cover Of Allen Stone's ‘Unaware' To Go On To Hollywood

    American Idol: Brandon Diaz Sings Strong Cover Of Allen Stone's ‘Unaware' To Go On To Hollywood

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    AMERICAN IDOL - ABC's “American Idol” judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest.
    Brandon Diaz sang a strong cover of Allen Stone's “Unaware” for his American Idol audition in front of Judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie. He is 21, a former resident of Ashburn, Va., and has been attending the Berklee College of Music.The judges started with some superficial praise for Diaz: Lionel Richie liked his jacket and Katy Perry liked his hair.
    “I think he's the best male singer we've seen so far, and I think he's top 10,” Perry said. Richie and Luke Bryan...
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  • American Idol: Garrett Jacobs Sings James Brown's ‘It's a Man's Man's Man's World' For Grandmother

    American Idol: Garrett Jacobs Sings James Brown's ‘It's a Man's Man's Man's World' For Grandmother

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    AMERICAN IDOL - ABC's “American Idol” judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest.
    Garrett Jacobs delivered in a rendition of a James Brown tune for his American Idol audition. The 17-year-old from Bossier City, La., sang “It's a Man's Man's Man's World” in front of Judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie. He is a senior at Benton High School where he has played football for four years and baseball for three. He also says his biggest fan is his grandmother, called “Honey.”
    Even though his grandmother could not be there in-person, the judges made sure he...
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  • American Idol: Gabbii Jones Nails Ariana Grande's ‘Dangerous Woman' In Audition To Go On To Hollywood

    American Idol: Gabbii Jones Nails Ariana Grande's ‘Dangerous Woman' In Audition To Go On To Hollywood

    5 monthes ago - By Business 2 Community

    AMERICAN IDOL - ABC's “American Idol” judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan with host Ryan Seacrest.
    Gabbii Jones came out for her American Idol audition and put her own spin on Ariana Grande's “Dangerous Woman” in front of Judges Lionel Richie, Luke Bryan and Katy Perry. Jones is from St. Louis and was previously seen on The Voice. After Jones belted Grande's “Dangerous Woman,” Perry and Bryan both exclaimed “Wow!” she recalls. Richie called her a rock star.
    Right before Gabbii's audition, her father Keith Jones gave Gabbii some fruit so she would not sing on an empty stomach...
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