With the bar set very high by Jessica Sanchez and her rendition of "I Will Always Love You" on American Idol last night, Erika Van Pelt couldn't have expected to clear it.
But did she come close to matching it? Yes, if you base your opinion on the judges.
Van Pelt covered Whitney's "I Believe in You and Me" for her audition and was told be Jennifer Lopez that gave the panelists "goosies" before even singing a note. Randy chimed in with props for the contestant's "unbelievable tone," while Steven added that she simply has a "beautiful fantastic voice."
Watch now and see if you feel the same way: