Tag Archives: Lionel Richie

Watch Casey Bishop Perform Paramore Hit And “Wish You Were Here” Duet With Incubus’ Brandon Boyd

ABC’s American Idol returned Monday evening (April 5) with an exciting second round of celebrity duets, featuring a number of superstar artists including Josh Groban, Tori Kelly, Jewel, Jason Aldean, Incubus’ Brandon Boyd and more. Incubus’ Brandon Boyd was on-hand to duet with top 24 contestant Casey Bishop, who previously took the …

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Lionel Richie Pays Tribute To The Late Kenny Rogers With Performance Of ‘Lady’ During 2021 GRAMMYs

Lionel Richie; Photo Courtesy of CBS

Lionel Richie paid tribute to the late country icon Kenny Rogers during the 63rd annual GRAMMYs on Sunday, March 14. Richie brought a beautiful performance of Rogers’ song “Lady” to the GRAMMYs stage. The American Idol judge performed the hit song beneath a spotlight on a dark stage, as photos …

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Colin Jamieson Earns Praise From ‘American Idol’ Judges Following Cover Of Billie Eilish’s “Six Feet Under”

Meet Colin Jamieson, a resident of Boxford and 2016 graduate of Masconomet Regional High School, whose American Idol audition of Billie Eilish’s “Six Feet Under” had the judges swooning over his vocal abilities. “Good deal Colin,” Bryan said as Jamieson concluded his audition. “Man, you got a great voice, just …

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Luke Bryan Praises Wyatt Pike’s “Artistic Magic,” Saying His Idol Audition Is “Totally Unique” — WATCH

Luke Bryan and 'American Idol' Contestant Wyatt Pike; Photos Courtesy of ABC

Meet Wyatt Pike, a 19-year-old Utah native whose audition and original song really blew away American Idol judges: Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie. The college student auditioned with a self-penned tribute to his sister Hazel called “Best For You.” Following his one-of-a-kind performance of his original track, Bryan, …

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Ash Ruder’s Emotion-Filled Original Song Brings Her Dad And ‘American Idol’ Judges To Tears

Grab the tissues because Ash Ruder’s American Idol audition will have you in tears! The North Carolina native took to the Idol audition room with an original song that she penned for her father, who got sober two years ago after a long battle with addiction. Armed with an acoustic guitar and her …

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Watch Anthony Key Teach ‘American Idol’ Judges Dance Moves To BTS’ “Dynamite” On ‘American Idol’

Anthony Key may not of had a great voice but he definitely had a great personality. The 27-year-old DJ from Indiana auditioned for American Idol with BTS’ smash hit single “Dynamite,” which prompted a choreographed dance similar to what the k-pop boy band does during their live shows. Following his …

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Gabby Barrett Surprises ‘American Idol’ Contestant Laila Mach Who Auditioned With Angrier Version of “I Hope”

Meet American Idol contestant Laila Mach, the 15-year-old New York native whose a really big fan of Gabby Barrett and her music. Mach auditioned with an original song that the contestant said is inspired by Barrett’s chart-topping single “I Hope” but angrier. Before her audition in front of Idol judges, …

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Philip Murphy Leaves ‘American Idol’ Judges Questioning His “Novelty” After Cover Of Bill Withers

Lionel Richie, Katy Perry, Philip Murphy, Luke Bryan; Photo Courtesy of 'American Idol'

Philip Murphy, who goes by Murphy, gave a fascinating performance on American Idol, that left the judges questioning if he has what it takes to goto Hollywood. In the sneak peak clip shared by Idol on Saturday (Mar. 6) The Street busker auditioned with Bill Withers’ iconic hit “Just The …

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Caleb Kennedy’s Self-Penned Song And Gritty Vocals Praised By Luke Bryan, Katy Perry And Lionel Richie On ‘American Idol’ [WATCH]

Luke Bryan and Caleb Kennedy; Photo Courtesy Of ABC

Caleb Kennedy’s gritty country vocals truly shined during his American Idol audition. Not only did his vocals shine but also his songwriting abilities that thoroughly impressed the Idol judges. The 16-year-old South Carolina mullet-bearing native auditioned with an original self-penned song called “Nowhere,” which truly put his knack for songwriting and …

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Ronda Felton Brought Lionel Richie To Tears With Unforgettable ‘American Idol’ Audition

Ronda Felton brought Lionel Richie to tears after hearing her emotion-filled story and stunning vocals earned her a ticket to Hollywood. The 19-year-old Milwaukee native auditioned for American Idol with “One Night Only” from the musical, Dreamgirls. Her performance was so impressive that it brought Richie to tears nearly immediately after …

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