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Louisiana singer makes top 14 on American Idol

Posted at 1:03 PM, Apr 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-08 14:03:33-04

Louisiana singer Laine Hardy, who unexpectedly got a golden ticket while helping another friend audition for the show, has made the top 14 on American Idol.

Sunday night, Hardy performed with Elle King.

He was on the show last season, and went to a friend’s audition this year – and blew the judges away when they persuaded him to sing again for them. Read our interview with him about it here.

Three other Louisiana singers made it to Hollywood this year, but Hardy is the only one left.

Here’s the video of his Sunday night performance:

And here’s video of the elimination: