Johnson went on to record the song as his “winner’s single,” though he told Insider that it was near-identical to a 2012 song that a finalist from the South African version of the show had released.
ジョンソン, a Asheville, North Carolina native, competed on the show’s 13th season, 放送された 2014. With renditions of “Sympathy for the Devil” そして “The Edge of Glory,” he emerged that season as a unique rock vocalist. He’s gone on to release two albums, 最近では 2019, と “Born From Southern Ground.”
“アメリカンアイドル” has produced several notable winners over its last 20 年, including Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Fantasia Barrino, とりわけ. Contestants who didn’t win but went on to find mainstream fame include Jennifer Hudson, Adam Lambert and Katherine McPhee.