American Idol Top 3: Joshua Ledet – No More Drama

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Jimmy Iovine will pick the songs for the third round; he picked Mary J. Blige’s No More Drama for Joshua Ledet. “At this point, it doesn’t matter what you sing, you have laid everything on the stage there is to lay,” says Randy Jackson. “You have this perfect marriage of knowing exactly what you’re doing and letting completely go at the same time,” says Jennifer...

Joshua Ledet sings ‘Imagine’ on American Idol Top 3

Joshua Ledet sings ‘Imagine’ American Idol Top 3
Joshua Ledet, the 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version John Lennon’s Imagine on American Idol Top 3 live performances, Wednesday night. It’s Joshua Ledet’s song choice. “Another thank-you-God moment with you,” Steven Tyler tells Ledet. “It was a pull-backed and controlled performance from you,” says Jennifer Lopez. “That takes courage. That...

Joshua Ledet – I’d Rather Go Blind – American Idol Top 3

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It’s now down to Three! American Idol top 3 will be performing one song of the judges’ choice, one song of Jimmy Iovine’s choice, and one song of their own choice. Up first is Joshua Ledet, the 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version ‘I’d Rather Go Blind’ on American Idol Top 3 live performances, Wednesday night. Randy Jackson picked the song  for Joshua Ledet. “It...

Joshua Ledet sings ‘It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World’ on American Idol Top 4

Joshua Ledet, the 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version ‘It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World’ on American Idol Top 4 live performances, Wednesday night. “I’ve never heard anything like that in my life!” Steven Tyler exclaimed. “Passion Corazon! That was sickening!” says Jennifer Lopez. “I think it’s the greatest song...

Joshua Ledet – You Raise Me Up – American Idol Top 4

Joshua Ledet, the 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of  Josh Groban’s hit ‘You Raise Me Up’ on American Idol Top 4 live performances, Wednesday night. “It was another great performance for you,” Jennifer Lopez  tells Joshua, adding: “Keep it consistent till the end. You could wind up right there.” “You sang your little tush off today again,...

Joshua Ledet – To Love Somebody

Joshua Ledet sang his version of ‘To Love Somebody’ on American Idol Top 5 live performances, Wednesday night. “The fact that you’ve never heard it, and you did that to it? Now that’s what it’s really all about. No matter what goes down, you’re one of the best singers ever on this show. Nobody could do that better,” said Randy Jackson. “I’m going...

Joshua Ledet – Ain’t Too Proud to Beg – American Idol Top 5

Joshua Ledet, the 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of ‘Ain’t Too Proud to Beg’ on American Idol Top 5 live performances, Wednesday night. “You gotta be one of the top two best Idols of all time,” says Steven Tyler. “You’re like a throwback from another era,” Jennifer Lopez tells him. “I really enjoy every single time,” she...

Joshua Ledet – Ready for Love

  Joshua Ledet sang his version of ‘Ready for Love’ on American Idol Season Top 6 live performances, Wednesday night. “All I can say, dude, is another unbelievable performance,” Randy Jackson remarked. “I don’t even know what to say anymore to you,” Jennifer Lopez Told Joshua, adding: “That was transcendent.” “All I can say is, I hope the label finds...

Joshua Ledet – Crazy Little Thing Called Love – American Idol Top 6

The 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of ‘Crazy Little Thing Called Love’ on American Idol Top 6 live performances, Wednesday night. “That was unbelievable,” said Randy Jackson, adding: “Vocals? Four checks. Performance? Four checks. Character, charisma? Four checks.” “Joshua’s part of the show is my favorite part of the show,” Jennifer Lopez...

Joshua Ledet – A Change Is Gonna Come – American Idol Top 7

Joshua Ledet sang ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’ on American Idol Season Top 7 live performance night ‘Now & Then’ episode. “You have stretched your voice to the limits of soul,” says Steven Tyler, adding: “It was the restraint in the beginning. That’s what made it so big when it popped.” “Please, America, don’t send this boy home! Please!” Jennifer...

Joshua Ledet – I Believe – American Idol Top 7

The 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of ‘I Believe’ on American Idol Top 7 live performances, Wednesday night. Joshua Ledet receives another standing ovation with his performance tonight.  Here’s what the judges have to say about his act. “You restrained yourself with that song. Love you, love your voice,” said Randy Jackson. “You leave it all on the stage every...

Joshua Ledet – If You Don’t Know Me By Now – American Idol Top 8

The 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of If You Don’t Know Me By Now, a song from Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, popularized by Simply Red in the ’80s. Joshua Ledet got another standing ovation performance tonight. “Ask and ye shall receive. We asked for a powerhouse performance, and that’s what we got,” says Jennifer Lopez. “It was spectacular,”...

Joshua Ledet: Without You – American Idol Top 9

The 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of Without You on American Idol Top 9 live performances, Wednesday night. Here’s what the judges have to say about Joshu’s performance. “It was emotional for you,” said Randy Jackson. “You were singing to me? You are a phenom, you are an angel from heaven,” Jennifer Lopez told Joshua. “Everybody has been pushing themselves...

Joshua Ledet – She’s Got A Way – American Idol Top 10

The 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of She’s Got A Way on American Idol Top 10 live performances, Wednesday night. Here’s what the judges have to say about Joshu’s performance. Randy Jackson: It was kind of half-half thing, but your still one of the greatest singer here. Jennifer Lopez: You sing so great! It was beautiful, but it was a little no for you. Steven...

Joshua Ledet sings ‘When A Man Loves A Woman’ on American Idol Top 12

The 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of ‘When A Man Loves A Woman’ on American Idol Top 12 live performances on Wednesday night. Here’s what the judges have to say about Joshu’s performance. Randy Jackson: That was phenomenal-incredible in every level… crazy good! Jennifer Lopez: The best thing I’ve ever seen on American Idol! I just can’t stop saying...

Joshua Ledet sings ‘I Wish’ on American Idol Top 13

Channeling Stevie Wonder, Joshua Ledet performed ‘I Wish’ on American Idol Season 11 Top 13! The 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of ‘I Wish’ on American Idol Top 13 live performances on Wednesday night. Here’s what the judges have to say about Joshu’s performance. “You just blow it out,” Randy Jackson told Joshua, adding: “You can do up tempos, you can do...

Joshua Ledet sings ‘You Pulled Me Through’ on American Idol 11 Top 13 Boys

Joshua Ledet performed ‘You Pulled Me Through’ on American Idol 11 Top 13 Boys! The 19-year-old contestant from Westlake, LA sang his version of ‘You Pulled Me Through’ on American Idol 11 Top 13 Boys live performances. Here’s what the judges have to say about Joshu’s performance. Randy Jackson: Can I get an ‘amen’ up in here? Jennifer Lopez: I want to punch you. Steven Tyler: Mantasia!...