Shannon Magrane is the daughter of a former Major League Baseball pitcher. The 16-year old advanced to Hollywood after an awkward...
American Idol Finalist Face-Off: Shannon Magrane vs. Skylar Laine
Let's continue with our face off of American Idol finalists, shall we?
With the final 13 named last week and all contestants performing live for your vote on Wednesday, we've been pairing off men and women against each other in order to determine the season 11 favorites. Deandre Brackensick, for example, is currently a more popular finalist than Joshua Ledet, according to THG readers.
American Idol Women: Who's the Favorite?
There's a Haley, a Hollie and a Hallie. There's also the daughter of a World Series pitcher and a young woman who auditioned five years ago and has now made a triumphant return.
Indeed, it's a mixed, talented bag of female American Idol semifinalists. They'll perform live for the first time on Wednesday night, so now is the time to place your early bets.
Shannon Magrane Hits an American Idol Home Run
With her performance in Hollywood last night, let's hope Shannon Magrane finally gets recognized for her potential to actually win American Idol.
So far, the 16-year old has been the subject of inappropriate remarks from Steven Tyler, as well as lame puns from Fox producers (we were told last night that the contestant "hopes to a home run." Get it? Because he father pitched in the World Series!).
Shannon Magrane: Fallin to Round Two?
Remember Shannon Magrane? This 16-year old got the attention of American Idol viewers two weeks ago in Savannah - and REALLY got the attention of Steven Tyler, for all the wrong, awkward reasons.
She was back last night, auditioning in Hollywood with a version of "Fallin" and impressing the judges enough to earn a pass on to the next round. Was it well deserved? Watch Magrane do her thing below and try to avoid any sketchy comments about her looks.