Jorge Nunez Picture

Jorge Nunez tried out for American Idol's eighth season in San Juan.

He sang sang the song "My Way" in Spanish at first and then followed it with "What a Wonderful World" in English for his audition. All four judges agreed that this 20-year old college student deserved a ticket to Hollywood.

Nunez is a college student from Carolina, Puerto Rico. Randy Jackson referred to his initial audition as "brilliant."

He was voted through to the finals after an incredible semifinal performance that caused him to shed tears after universal praise from the panel.