And we are FINALLY done with the initial auditions . . . I am eagerly awaiting Ms. Degeneres. . . . I really hope she is good.
THIS is AMERican Idol!
From 100,000, we are down to 181 . . .
I just saw a glimpse of Bucky Covington boy . . . which makes me wanna sing, "Fat Bottom Girls" . . . Y'all rememeber him singing that?! I know that Dr. L, A, and I do! LOVED IT!
Here comes Ellen D. LOVE HER!
Here comes a sudden death round . . .
Katie Stephens (alzheimer grandmother) - She's gotta nice look, and her voice is sounding good . . . Judges like her
Skiiboski - I'm scared. . . He Ain't to Proud to Beg . . . just aight for me . . . Ellen D. "There's a fine line between scary and sexy"
Skiiboski is out and Katie is through . . .
Featured next . . . Vanessa and Andrew . . . Andrew is doing Paula Abdul's "Straight Up" . . . LOVES IT! LOVES IT! Would buy it off itunes right now.
Vanessa is scared to pieces . . . I want her to be good . . . please . . . No No No . . . that's to say, NO NO NO . . . I thought that was awful
Andrew is through and Vanessa goes home . . . I hate that for her . . .
Cornelius Edwards - yikes - gone
Maegan Wright - didn't think she was that bad, but she's outie
Amadeo DeRocco - He wasn't great, but I've seen them give folks a second chance...
Janell Wheeler - She's got some chops . . . a little Taylor Swifty . . . She's got Top 12 written all over her.
What the HELL is happening with these instruments . . . hurts me in a bad first audition kind of way . . . wow, suckage abounds.
Haley Vaughn - I don't love her, but I think she's got some talent.
Mary Powers - LOVE HER! She's got Top 12 written all the hell over her. . .
They are both through to the next round . . .
46 contestants have made it through today ...
Oh, ok, so they've split them into two groups of 90ish . . .
Day two is here!
Jay Stone - the beatboxing sucked
Lilly Scott - doin Ella Fitzgerald proud . . . wow! Another possible Top 12.
Lilly through and Jay out . . . but WHO is hat boy? LOVE HIM!
Michael Lynch - Big Mike's wife is in labor - He is very good. He works the guitar nicely. . . he won't win, but he's got some long term potential.
Justin Williams (cancer boy) and Tim Irvin -
Tim's got is guitar singin some D. Cook -Not sure about his voice, but I like the combo of his weaker voice with the guitar . . . gotta good look . . . just not sure.
Justin - playing the keyboard, but what the hell is this melodramatic crap he is singin . . . and y'all know that I love some dramz . . . but, yikes.
Tim is through and Justin is gone . . . :(
Maddie Curtis - A-Freaking-Mazing control . . . but, I'm not sure about her pop potential.
Here comes Casey Jones, AKA Bucky Covington, LOVE HIM! To repeat, I FREAKIN ADORE HIM!
Casey moves on, but Maddie is cut . . . I hate that cuz I like her voice. . . but holla for my boy CASEY!
Here comes Didi Benami - singin a Kara song . . . I really like her. She's got nice control, and she makes me want to hear her sing again . . . kind of a Brooke White sound . . . and y'all know how I loved my Brooke.
Crystal Bowersox - from now on known as tattoo girl . . . Natural Woman on the guitar . . . LOVE IT! LOVE IT! Ms. Clarkson sang this during the Top 12 . . . She's got the voice that could win this thing . . . wow, that's the first time I've said that.
Crystal and Didi are through to the next round!
Tomorrow . . . I don't know cuz my DVR cut off, so, I guess we'll see together! Check ya tomorrow!