'American Idol' 2022 final: Noah Thompson wins season 20

The 20-year-old construction worker, who hails from Louisa, Kentucky, was one of three finalists, and competed against HunterGirl and Leah Marlene, to earn the championship title.

“ay Dios mío … my heart is beating out of my chest, this is crazy,” Thompson said onstage upon hearing host Ryan Seacrest tell him he was the new winner of the long-running reality TV program.

Thompson performed three songs during the finale, incluso “I’m on Firefor the Bruce Springsteen round, an original song titledOne Day Tonight,” and Rihanna’sStayfor his favorite song of the season.

The finale included performances by Melissa Etheridge, Thomas Rhett, Sara Bareilles, Michael Buble, Ben Platt, Flo Rida, tierra, Viento & Fuego, and Gabby Barrett.

Noah Thompson was crowned the winner of "idolo Americano" El domingo por la noche

Noah Thompson was crowned the winner of “idolo Americano” El domingo por la noche (Eric McCandless/ABC )

Carrie Underwood, who won the show in season four and catapulted to country music super stardom following her “idolo Americano” éxito, was scheduled to perform, but had to bow out at the last minute due to a COVID-19 exposure.

Thompson also endured a coronavirus scare when he tested positive for the virus during the final seven round, and was forced to compete in quarantine from his room. Él, along with Fritz Hager, made it to the final five despite the challenges.

CARRIE UNDERWOOD WON ‘AMERICAN IDOL’ 15 HACE AÑOS QUE: A LOOK BACK AT SINGER’S BIGGEST MOMENTS

“Esta mañana, I woke up with probablyI’ve never had such a sore throat my entire life. It was killing me,” Thompson said at the time. “I was just trying to push through it. I honestly can’t believe I made it through because it was hurting that bad. I was having such problems with it. I’m just glad it worked out.

Host Ryan Seacrest and contestant HunterGirl react to Noah Thompson winning "idolo Americano" temporada 20.

Host Ryan Seacrest and contestant HunterGirl react to Noah Thompson winning “idolo Americano” temporada 20. (Eric McCandless/ABC )

HunterGirl placed second withDancing in the Dark,” her originalRed Bird,” and her reprise ofRiotby Rascal Flatts.

Ryan Seacrest, Katy Perry, winner Noah Thompson, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie celebrate "idolo Americano" finale on Sunday night

Ryan Seacrest, Katy Perry, winner Noah Thompson, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie celebrate “idolo Americano” finale on Sunday night (Eric McCandless/ABC )

‘AMERICAN IDOL’ ALUM CALEB KENNEDY ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH FELONY DUI AFTER FATAL CAR CRASH

The 23-year-old musician, whose full name is Hunter Wolkonowski, aceptado “idolo Americano” era un “wild ride.

I have grown so much as person,” ella escribió en Instagram. “I am blessed that I got to have this crazy experience with people that I love and care about. Thank you so much to everyone who has supported me throughout this journey.

Marlene, 20, came in third place after performingCover Mefrom Springsteen’s ’84Born in the U.S.A.album and her original, “Flowers.Katy Perry also joined her on stage for a version ofFirework.

HAGA CLIC AQUÍ PARA SUSCRIBIRSE AL BOLETÍN DE ENTRETENIMIENTO

Final three contestants Leah Marlene, Noah Thompson and HunterGirl posed outside of the "idolo Americano" studios

Final three contestants Leah Marlene, Noah Thompson and HunterGirl posed outside of the “idolo Americano” studios (Eric McCandless/ABC )

She later told her fans on Instagram that she was simply grateful for the outpouring of love and support as it was onlyjust the beginningof her new life as a performer.

This has been the most beautiful and incredible journey of my entire life and to be able to share it with other people who I love with my whole heart and witness their growth too,” ella escribió. “Eso dicho… tipo, this is the only the beginning for every single one of us and this is where the real work starts and I hope you guys will stick with me because I am ready to work my aoff and make this dream a reality in the real world.

Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie have served as judges on the show since 2016, with past judges including Jennifer Lopez, Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson, Paula Abdul, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr.

Categoría:

i898

Etiquetas:

, , , , , , ,

los comentarios están cerrados.