American Idol Disney Night – A Magical Recap
It was a MAGICAL Sunday evening as the finalists sang the Disney hits we all know and love on American Idol Disney Night. Katy Perry even dressed as Tinker Bell!
Check out all of the amazing performances below…and make sure to turn up the volume!
Sophia Carson Performs “A Whole New World”
From American Idol’s YouTube page: “There are numerous legendary Disney songs, but “A Whole New World” from Aladdin is arguably one of the most iconic! Lucky for us, the stunning and mega-talented Sofia Carson performs it live with our Top 9 American Idol contestants! Watch here to feel ALL the feelings from this stunning performance!”
Caleb Kennedy Performs Energetic Cars Hit!
From the American Idol YouTube page: “Get ready to get up and dance watching Caleb perform “Real Gone” from Cars for American Idol Disney Night! Seemingly having a blast on stage, Caleb will make you smile from ear to ear with his performance. All throttle, no breaks — there’s no stopping Caleb Kennedy!”
Willie Spence Slays “Circle Of Life”
From the American Idol YouTube page: “Prepare for goosebumps! Singing The Lion King’s “Circle Of Life” for his Disney Night performance on American Idol, Willie performs an absolutely jaw-dropping rendition for Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan. He truly moves us all with this performance!”
Deshawn Goncalves Puts Unique Spin On Pinocchio Classic!
From the American Idol YouTube page: “If anyone can take a classic Disney hit, like Pinocchio’s “When You Wish Upon A Star,” and put their own, unique, incredible spin on it, it’s Deshawn! Singing a jazz-inspired rendition of the song, Deshawn will bring a smile to your face with this upbeat and fun Disney Night performance on American Idol!”
Jon Batiste Performs “It’s All Right” From Soul
From the American Idol YouTube page: “Oscar award-winning Jon Batiste performs his stunning, incredible, jazz-infused song “It’s All Right,” from the movie Soul, for American Idol’s Disney Night! Get ready to get up and on your feet! We bet you can’t NOT dance along to this stellar performance!”
Casey Bishop Covers “When She Loved Me”
From the American Idol YouTube page: “If there’s anyone who can sing such an emotional, gorgeous Disney song that touches our hearts the way this one does, it’s Casey! Performing “When She Loved Me” from Toy Story 2, Casey’s breathtaking vocals give us a gorgeous rendition of this classic song. Get your tissues ready!”
Chayce Beckham Soars With Dumbo “Baby Mine”
From the American Idol YouTube page: “There are few Disney songs as beautiful and touching as “Baby Mine” from Dumbo, which is why Chayce’s incredible performance gave us ALL the feels! Chayce put his own, unique spin on the classic Disney hit, singing with emotion and authenticity behind every word. Your eyes will sparkle & shine watching this performance!”
Alyssa Wray Shines With Cinderella Performance!
From the American Idol YouTube page: “A dream is a wish your heart makes, and our hearts wish to watch Alyssa Wray perform this Cinderella song over and over again! Singing “A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes” for Disney Night, Alyssa gives us her beautiful rendition of this classic Disney hit. What a magical moment!”
Arthur Gunn Covers “Remember Me” From Coco
From the American Idol YouTube page: “One thing’s for sure, we’ll never forget Arthur’s performance of “Remember Me” from Coco on American Idol’s Disney Night! Giving his unique spin to this gorgeous Disney hit, Arthur stuns with this incredible, emotional cover. Absolutely unforgettable!”
Cassandra Coleman Goes The Distance With This Hercules Cover!
From the American Idol YouTube page: “If you’re looking to feel inspired, look no further! Cassandra Coleman commands the American Idol stage, performing “Go The Distance” from Hercules for Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan. Cassandra’s rendition of this classic Hercules hit will make you feel inspired and energized! She truly goes the distance with this performance!”
Hunter Metts Melts Our Hearts With This Tarzan Hit!
From the American Idol YouTube page: “Hunter will absolutely warm your heart with this beautiful performance of “You’ll Be In My Heart” from Tarzan. Genuine and heartfelt, Hunter’s singing and songwriting style is unmatched, giving us the vocals and sound we’ve come to know and love. This Disney Night performance will be in our hearts forever!”
Grace Kinstler Channels Inner Elsa For “Into The Unknown” Cover!
From the American Idol YouTube page: “This Ice Queen cover is giving us ALL the chills! It’s no surprise that Grace delivers an absolutely jaw-dropping performance of Frozen II’s “Into The Unknown,” but the power and confidence behind her vocals has us convinced that she was surely channeling Elsa herself! Your eyes will be Frozen II (to) your screen watching this performance!”
These were amazing performances! Who are you going to vote for? Do you have a favorite? Let us know in the comments!
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