American Idol 2019 Episode 2 Spoilers – Who is Performing? (PHOTOS)

ABC is spoiling American Idol 2019 audition episodes on the network’s official website. Check out the spoilers for the second audition episode set to air on a special night, Wednesday, March 6 at 8 pm ET/PT.

The page includes a photo and biographical information for each hopeful, listed in performance order. But unfortunately the intel does not include song spoilers. If song info is out there, I’ll add it. 

Here are the hopefuls performing on American Idol 2019 Audition 2 episode:

American Idol Courtney Penry

Courtney Penry – 24 from Houston Texas. She’s “Formerly known as “Crazy Chicken Girl in love with Ryan Seacrest” from 2011 auditions” Hm. Instagram: @courtneypenrymusic

American Idol Logan Johnson

Logan Johnson – 20 year old from Boise, Idaho. He’s a golf shop attendant and has wanted to be on American Idol since age 5. @logankjohnson


Eddie Island – 25 year old Rideshare Driver from Nashville, TN. He moved to Nashville for a Paramore concert and never left. Instagram: @nashvillemayor

AMERICAN IDOL - Coverage. (ABC/David Williamson) KASON LESTER

Kason Lester – 28 year old strawberry farmer from Lebanon, TN. He planted 30,000 strawberries by hand. Instagram: @kasonlester

American Idol Karli Ryan

Karli Ryan – 17 year old student from Milton, FL. Her mother auditioned for American Idol 15 years ago! That would be 2004 or season 3? Willett is her legal last name. She goes by Ryan on stage. According to a local news report, Karli sang an original “Give Me Back My Heart” and “What’s Love Got To Do With It?” by Tina Turner. Instagram: @karliryanmusic

AMERICAN IDOL - Coverage. (ABC/Kelsey McNeal) JUAN PABLO

Juan Pablo – 26 year old ride share driver from North Hollywood, CA. He’s addicted to mango-chile flavored Nerds. How fascinating! Instagram: @juanpablomusic1

American Idol Shayy Winn

Shayy Winn – 17 year old high school student from Midlothian, VA. She was obsessed with dinosaurs as a kid. This audition is a real tear jerker. Shayy lost her eyesight a few years ago. Instagram: @shaylashayywinn


Landen Knowlton – 23 year old army sergeant from Tupelo, MS. He starred in a short film at age 8 that won several awards. I looked this up on The short film is Flip (2004). He also starred in the sequel Flip: A new short film in 2006. Instagram: @shaylashayywinn

American Idol Ethan Payne

Ethan Payne – 15 year old high school student from Macon, GA. Luke Bryan gave the singer a guitar at one of his concerts. Instagram: @ethanpaynemusic

Kimberly Gatski & Bernie Gonzalez – (26 and 27, respectively) The duo are students from Fort Lauderdale, Florida and married. They “had a Cinderella themed wedding.” So will there be drama if one make it and the other doesn’t? Instagram: @Kimberly_janet_g & @Bernie_g3


Alejandro Aranda – 24 year old dishwasher from Pomona, CA. He’s only been playing music for four years. Check out his sneak peek audition at this link. You won’t be sorry. Alejandro sings an original song, accompanying himself on acoustic guitar. Instagram: @scarypoolparty


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