‘American Idol’s season 17 contestants are hitting the massive stage! The Prime 14 carry out for America’s votes for the primary time this season on the April 14 episode, with a spot within the Prime 10 on the road.
The April 14 episode of American Idol kicks off with a efficiency from Laine Hardy, who truly competed on the present’s 16th season and is again for a second likelihood. He sings Elvis Presley’s “That’s All Proper,” and continues to indicate off his new rockstar look in a glittery go well with jacket. The judges are on their toes after Laine’s high-energy efficiency, and Katy Perry gushes over how a lot Laine has grown. Nevertheless, Luke Bryan urges him to get slightly looser and “shake it out” a bit extra whereas performing.
Laine is adopted by Evelyn Cormier, who opens up about beforehand being on 90 Day Fiance for the primary time. She reveals that she’s hoping to be identified for singing, slightly than her actuality TV previous, and he or she provides a novel efficiency of “The Center” by Jimmy Eat World. The judges rave over her unimaginable stage presence and all the time taking dangers along with her performances. Up subsequent is Alyssa Raghu, who additionally competed on season 16. Alyssa sings “She Used To Be Mine” by Sara Bareilles, and showcases her highly effective vocals with the rendition.
Lionel Richie is blown away by Alyssa’s efficiency and tells her she’s on “fireplace,” whereas Katy admits she’s a “enormous fan.” Eddie Island is up subsequent, and his efficiency of “Bennie and the Jets” by Elton John is simply as quirky as ever. Katy urges him to not overlook that he’s an unimaginable singer, and doesn’t must overdo his stage presence and threat dropping that. General, although, the judges adore it.
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