First up: Karl, who sang the
Some chick was allowed in to butcher
Well hello Nate! Nate was our very first hopeful to audition tonight that could actually sing, possess that star presence and be rather darn cute. Nate sang
Our very first duet: Oscar and Haley. A puppet and a country chick, after being subjected to a juvenile ventriloquist act chocked full of yodeling. Haley was finally asked to ditch Oscar who was "holding her back" and was allowed to sing a solo. Haley sang,
Zoanette! Where do we start? The "hugger, lover and fighter" promised her family if she made it to the audition she'd sing the national anthem. Well, Zoanette did something with our national anthem, however not quite certain it was singing.
After a parade of tears, tears and more tears, just as soon as we thought it was clear and dry -- enters Anastacia with her tears, tears and more tears singing (I think it was singing, it all started to blur tonight)
Kayden the cutest little 16-year-old blonde haired blue eyed kid EVER enters the room. Born with
Kayden was compared to a young
Afterward, we got a surprise visit by a dude that looked like a lady -- or a lady that looked like a dude? It's
Tonight, 45 hopefuls were given -- and I do mean given -- their golden tickets.
Couldn't quite sum up tonight's show, so I borrowed a line from an "Idol"fan, Brian Taylor, who called the shenanigans (Thanks Kara) "the good, the bad and the bizarre." Perfect!