Danielle Finn is an American singer and songwriter. She participated in season 20th of ABC’s singing reality show American Idol judged by Luke Bryan, Katy Perry, and Lionel Richie. She is originally from Los Angeles, California.Read More
Hunter Girl(born Hunter Wolkonowski) is an American singer and songwriter. She is known for participating in the 20th season of ABC’s singing reality show American Idol. Hunter is originally from Gruetli-Laager, Tennessee. She is currently working for music therapy organizations to help transform veterans’ stories into songs.
Mike Parker is a singer, songwriter, and footballer. He is well known for contesting in season 20 of American Idol and Season 15 of The Voice. He was eliminated on the Knockout rounds of The Voice season 15. Moreover, he auditioned for season 20 of American Idol which premiered on February 27, 2022.Read More
Allegra Miles is a singer and songwriter based in West Palm Beach, FL. She gained fame after participating in The Voice season 18. She is also auditioning for American Idol season 20 which premiere on February 27, 2022.Read More
Julia Jewel is an American Singer, Songwriter, and Producer. She auditioned for ABC’s singing reality show, American Idol. At the age of 8, she fall in love with performing and decided to make a career in music.Read More
Kendra Checketts is an American singer. She was a contestant in season 16 of The Voice Blind Auditions which premiered on February 25, 2019. she is also auditioning on ABC’s reality television show American Idol season 20 premiering on February 27, 2022.Read More
Francesca Farago is a Canadian Instagram influencer, model, and entrepreneur. She gained fame when she debuted in Netflix’s dating series called Too Hot to Handle. She is the brand ambassador of Swank Makeup. She has worked with a variety of brands such as Misha Swim, Revolve, and Fashion Nova.Read More
The American talented singer, Beane (born Brennan Hepler) is famously known for being a contestant on the 19th season of the American singing competition television series American Idol, where he first appeared on April 5, 2021, as a solo performer as well as an all-star duet alongside Josh Groban.Read More
Ryan Seacrest welcomed viewers to the show for the first live episode of the year and explained that Luke Bryan would be resting at home for the episode while Paula Abdul stands in for him. Abdul said that she felt like she was visiting her little brother on a set somewhere without her other brother, Randy Jackson, or her grandfather, Simon Cowell.
Ryan Seacrest said that Wyatt Pike had to drop out of the competition and announced that Casey Bishop would be going through to the next round.
Casey Bishop took the stage to perform “House of the Rising Sun” by The Animals.
Colin Jamieson was announced to NOT be in America’s top 10, but he performed “Waves” by Dean Lewis in hopes of impressing the judges enough to earn their Wildcard spot. The judges adored his performance and praised him for growing so much in the past few weeks.
Next up, Deshawn Goncalves was announced to be safe from elimination, and he performed an up-tempo Stevie Wonder hit. Cassandra Coleman followed, also making it into the top 12, performing “‘Light On” by Maggie Rogers.
Caleb Kennedy was up next, and he said he was going to be performing an original song called “Nowhere.” Seacrest announced that he was safe, and he had a chance to perform his original song in victory – without a hat on, which is unusual for the young singer. Lionel Richie told him that he could finally see the artist in him, and he was impressed. Paula Abdul told him that she loved his mullet and that he was extremely talented.
Randy Jackson made a surprise appearance via Facetime and caught up with Paula Abdul.
Madison Watkins took the stage, and she did not make it into the top 10 as voted in by America. She performed “Hotline Bling” by Drake. The judges adored her performance and thanked her for her being like a “mama bear” to the other contestants behind the scenes.
The 15-year-old fan-favorite contestant Ava August took the stage next and learned that she was safe. She chose to perform “Love of My Life” by Queen for her next song.