The Top 13 Idols were saddled with Whitney Houston and Stevie Wonder right out of the gate, which is not easy. But little Jessica Sanchez took on "I Will Always Love You" - and nailed it. Talk about throwing down the gauntlet. We kind of wished she'd finished performing and just dropped the mic and walked off stage, all, "Come at me, bro!" It was that good. Your move, everyone else.
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