Today’s Christmas treat–two Idol 8th place finishers. Jon Peter Lewis, from Season 3 and Bucky Covington, from Season 5.
Here’s Jon Peter Lewis singing his Canadian-realeased Christmas song “It’s Christmas” from 2005. This song, written by JPL and Canadian songwriter James Collins, charted on several Canadian charts during that season. It was featured on the Canadian “Now Christmas!” 3 holiday compilation.
Bucky Covington was recruited last-minute for the GAC Christmas tour last year, replacing Buddy Jewell who had to withdraw due to a broken wrist. Listen to Bucky talk about the excitement of touring–his first after the Idol tour. After a short interview, he performs the Eagle tune, …Please Come Home for Christmas.