90 Day Fiance star Evelyn Cormier is moving up the ranks in the upcoming Season of American Idol. Sources say the former TLC reality star advances to the Top 14, taking her a step closer to being the country’s next singing idol.
90 Day Fiance News: Evelyn Cormier Confirms Joining American Idol
Earlier this month, rumors of Evelyn Cormier selected for American Idol surfaced online. Now, the 90 Day Fiance former alum confirms she will be living out her dreams as a singer in the longest running singing competition on TV.
In an Instagram post, Evelyn teases fans about her upcoming AI stint. The 90 Day Fiance celeb shared a short clip of a one-month countdown, featuring returning host Ryan Seacrest and judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie.
“Tune-in March 3rd to watch my Idol journey begin and find out what happens next!” Evelyn wrote.
90 Day Fiance Evelyn Made It To American Idol Top 14 Finalists
Looks like Evelyn Cormier started off her American Idol adventure with a bang. After making it to the Top 20 finalists, the 90 Day Fiance celeb impressed the judges once again, taking her straight to the next round.
According to The Idol Pad, the Top 20 list was narrowed down to 14, and Evelyn was one of the seven female contestants to make the cut. Apparently, she wowed the AI judges during the “duets” round.
The former star from 90 Day Fiance performed a rendition of the sultry hit Wicked Game along with Chris Isaak. By the looks of it, all three judges enjoyed her performance, enough to move her up the ranks.
Evelyn Matched With American Idol Judge Katy Perry
The same source also revealed that Evelyn Cormier was paired with American Idol Katy Perry. The 90 Day Fiance personality was reportedly paired with the California Girls singer after her impressive performance during the duets round.
Evelyn and Katy’s pairing seems fitting from the beginning given their similarities. Both ladies grew up from conservative Christian families and have been into gospel records. Will the two make a good match?
90 Day Fiance Fans Share Thoughts On Evelyn’s American Idol Journey
Meanwhile, fans of 90 Day Fiance have conflicting views on Evelyn Cormier on American Idol. While some are happy to see her compete on the show, others seem skeptic.
Apparently, not everyone is keen on the reality star’s singing prowess. Some fans pointed out that her voice isn’t powerful enough to belt out difficult songs. Others alleged that she was only able to make it to the American Idol because of her 90 Day Fiance fame.
Do you think Evelyn Cormier will make it to the next round? Does she have what it takes to be next American Idol? Tune in to American Idol Season 17 as it premieres Sunday, March 3 on ABC.
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