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Laine Hardy makes Top 6 on American Idol

Posted at 6:34 AM, Apr 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-29 07:34:14-04

Louisiana native Laine Hardy is now even closer to claiming the title on American Idol.

The Livingston Parish teen moved his way into the Top 6 on Sunday night after rocking out to Queen’s “Fat Bottomed Girls” and singing a duet with fellow Top 6 finalist Laci Kaye Booth.

That duet of “Jackson” by Johnny Cash and June Carter, elicited comments about romance from judge Katy Perry who warned last year’s show couple, Maddie Poppe and Caleb Hutchinson, to “watch out.”

Watch Laine’s performance below:

Next Sunday, May 5, another round of LIVE performances and eliminations will bring the Top 6 down to four. The performers moving on to next Sunday’s show include Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon, Laci Kaye Booth, Madison Vandenburg, Laine Hardy, Alejandro Aranda, and Wade Cota

Lafayette native and singer/ songwriter Lauren Daigle will be a featured artist on next Sunday’s show.

American Idol Airs on Sundays and Mondays on ABC (KATC) at 7:00 p.m. This Monday, April 29, ABC will air a two-hour special The Show Must Go On: The Queen + Adam Lambert Story, at 7 p.m.