The “American Idol” Season 19 finale opened with a efficiency by Grammy award-winning rapper Macklemore of his single “Cannot Maintain Us” with assist from finalists Willie Spence, Grace Kinstler and Chayce Beckham. Following their opening quantity, every remaining contestant was given the chance to carry out solo. First Kinstler sung Celine Dion’s “All By Myself,” adopted by Spence performing the Ray Charles hit “Georgia On My Thoughts,” earlier than Beckham closed with a rendition of The Beatles’ “Blackbird.”
Every finalist was then allotted time for a second tune. Kisntler selected Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing” whereas Spence sung Sam Cooke’s “A Change Is Gonna Come,” and at last Beckham carried out Chris Stapleton’s “Fireplace Away.”
A collection of performances by judges, movie star company, and contestants from earlier within the season alike adopted. Featured performers included Fall Out Boy, Sheryl Crow, fan-favorite Season 19 contestant Murphy, Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie, and others. Amidst these performances, the panel of judges introduced that Kinstler was eradicated from competitors, leaving solely Spence and Beckham. As with the remainder of the season’s eradicated contestants, Kinstler might, in fact, nonetheless discover success within the method of Adam Lambert and Katharine McPhee earlier than her.
Following one remaining efficiency from every remaining contestant, host Ryan Seacrest introduced that the winner of “American Idol” Season 19 was none apart from Chayce Beckham. Beckham has thus earned a recording contract with 19 Recordings, a report label distributed by music trade large BMG, and the identical label that launched the debuts of each Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson. With this main achievement now full, it’s going to be thrilling to see the place his musical profession takes him subsequent.