Jonny West auditioned with his original song on American Idol season 18 Week 2 of Auditions, Sunday, February 23, 2020 on ABC.
“You are a silent but deadly killer,” says Katy. He calls him “totally pro.” She adds, “You may go farther than Margie.” Lionel calls him an “artist.” The rap blew his mind. Luke compares him to last season’s Alejandro Aranda. Watch Jonny West’s full audition video below and tell us what you think in the comment section.
American Idol is an American singing competition television series created by Simon Fuller, produced by Fremantle USA and 19 Entertainment, and distributed by Fremantle North America. The fun begins with the audition rounds, in which hopefuls from across the country try to wow the judges, who select the most impressive talent from each city. It initially aired on Fox from June 11, 2002, to April 7, 2016, for 15 seasons. Following the historic revival of the beloved series for 2 seasons on ABC, music industry legends and all-star judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie return for its 18th season and help find the cream of the crop starting February 16, 2020.