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American Idol took its show on the road to Louisville last night, and it saved the best for last.

Leneshe Young was the final contestant to audition on the program. An 18-year old from Cincinnati, this aspiring singer grew up in and out of homeless shelters. But it wasn’t just a touching personal story that led to Young receiving a ticket to Hollywood.

As you can see in the video below, girl can sing! She belted out an original song for the judges:

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Others that moved on to the next round last night included: