Friday, February 9, 2024

AI22 Semi-Finals (Top 24) Group Assignments

Group 1 (With Tori Kelly):

Abi Carter

Blake Proehl

Hailey Mia

Jayna Elise Brown

Jordan Anthony

Julia Gagnon

K.B. Richins


McKenna Breinholt

Nyachomba “Nya” Muchai-Kinya

Quintavious Johnson

Will Moseley

Group 2 (With Jelly Roll):


Elleigh Francom

Emmy Russell

Jack Blocker

Jennifer Jeffries

Kennedy Reid

Mackenzie Sol

Mia Makana Matthews

Odell Bunton, Jr.


Roman Collins

Triston Harper

Thursday, February 8, 2024

AI22 Semi-Finals (Top 24) Song Choices & Instruments

24 of 24

Launched Thursday, February 8th

Last Updated & Finalized Friday, February 9th

Abi Carter - “Wherever You Would Call Me” by Zaini

Ajii - “Higher” by Tems

Blake Proehl - “Anyone” by Justin Bieber

Elleigh Francom - “Forget You!” by Cee-Lo Green

Emmy Russell - “Beautiful Things” by Benson Boone

Hailey Mia - “She’s All I Wanna Be” by Tate McRae

Jack Blocker (with guitar) - “Rainbow” by Kacey Musgraves

Jayna Elise Brown - “Confident” by Demi Lovato

Jennifer Jeffries (with guitar) - “Bruises” by Lewis Capaldi

Jordan Anthony - “Titanium” by David Guetta & Sia

Julia Gagnon - “Rumour Has It” by Adele

K.B. Richins - “Heaven” by Bryan Adams

K-Blocks - “Harleys In Hawaii” by Katy Perry

Kayko (with keyboard) - “How To Live Without You” (original song)

Kennedy Reid - “Fancy” by Bobbie Gentry/Reba McEntire

Mackenzie Sol - “Jealous” by Nick Jonas

McKenna Breinholt (with guitar) - “The Story” by Brandi Carlile

Mia Makana Matthews - “Daddy’s Hands” by Holly Dunn

Nyachomba “Nya” Muchai-Kinya - “(Simply) The Best” by Bonnie Tyler/Tina Turner

Odell Bunton, Jr. - “Uptown Funk!” by Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars

Quintavious Johnson - “Something In The Water” by Carrie Underwood

Roman Collins - “How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)” by Marvin Gaye/James Taylor

Triston Harper (with guitar) - “God’s Country” by Blake Shelton

Will Moseley (with guitar) - “(Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay” by Otis Redding

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

American Idol Season 22 Semi-Finals (Top 24)

Launched Tuesday, February 6th

Last Updated & Re-Finalized Friday, February 9th

24 Of 24


01. Abi Carter

02. Elleigh Francom

03. Emmy Russell

04. Hailey Mia

05. Jayna Elise Brown

06. Jennifer Jeffries

07. Julia Gagnon

08. K.B. Richins

09. K-Blocks

10. Kennedy Reid

11. McKenna Breinholt

12. Mia Makana Matthews

13. Nyachomba “Nya” Muchai-Kinya


01. Ajii

02. Blake Proehl

03. Jack Blocker

04. Jordan Anthony

05. Kayko

06. Mackenzie Sol

07. Odell Burton, Jr.

08. Quintavious Johnson

09. Roman Collins

10. Triston Harper

11. Will Moseley

Identified Mistakes:

Cate Gartner

Max Dasher

Michael Rice

Tuesday, January 23, 2024

AI22 Showcase Round (Top 57) Standing Ovations

Launched Tuesday, January 23rd

Last Updated Wednesday, February 7th

Note: It's not necessarily an exhaustive list of standing ovations, but it should be very close to it.

Also notable is that while closer Abi Carter did NOT receive a standing ovation from any of the 3 judges for her performance, the in-person audience audibly chanted her name several times.

All 3 Judges:


Alto Moon

Alyssa Raghu

Ava Nicole Frances

B.K. WitDaVoice

Blake Proehl

Christine Umali

Elleigh Francom

Emmy Russell

Hailey Mia

Jack Blocker

Jayna Elise Brown

Jennifer Jeffries

Jordan Anthony

Julia Gagnon

Julian Cross

Kenny Holland

Mackenzie Sol

Max Dasher

McKenna Breinholt

Mia Makana Matthews

Micaela McCall

Nars Taylor

Nyachomba “Nya” Muchai-Kinya

Odell Bunton, Jr.

Quintavious Johnson

Reagan Mills

Roman Collins

Scarlett Lee

Sophia Ava Marie

Triston Harper

Will Moseley

Ziggy Krassenberg

Luke Bryan & Lionel Richie:


Lionel Richie:

Laela Dasher

Thursday, December 14, 2023

AI22 Showcase Round (Top 57) Performance Order

Launched Thursday, December 14th
Last Updated & Re-Finalized Wednesday, February 7th

01. Justice Murphy
02. Kayko
03. Alto Moon
04. Sophia Ava Marie
05. Ajii
06. Christine Umali
07. Brant McCollough
08. Alyssa Raghu
09. Hailey Mia
10. B.K. WitDaVoice
11. Mackenzie Sol
12. Will Moseley
13. K-Blocks
14. Elleigh Francom
15. Ziggy Krassenberg
16. Laela Dasher
17. Max Dasher
18. Isaiah Case
19. Ty’Esha Lashay
20. Dawson Slade Mitchell
21. Scarlett Lee
22. Mia Makana Matthews
23. Emmy Russell
24. Nars Taylor
25. Julian Cross
26. Anna Grace
27. Jaxon Wayne Boardman
28. Jordan Anthony
29. Mikayla Paige Ochs
30. Ava Nicole Frances
31. Kennedy Reid
32. Kenny Holland
33. Jayna Elise Brown
34. McKenna Breinholt
35. Quintavious Johnson
36. Victoria Johnson
37. Nick Connors
38. Cate Gartner
39. Hayley Rashel
40. Bradley Rittmann
41. Reagan Mills
42. Hunter Behrman
43. Emery Robbins
44. Ricky Moyer
45. Emma Murdock
46. Michael Rice
47. Triston Harper
48. Micaela McCall
49. Roman Collins
50. Blake Proehl
51. Nyachomba “Nya” Muchai-Kinya
52. Jennifer Jeffries
53. Jack Blocker
54. K.B. Richins
55. Julia Gagnon
56. Odell Bunton, Jr.
57. Abi Carter

AI22 Showcase Round (Top 57) Song Choices & Instruments

56 of 57

Launched Thursday, December 14th

Last Updated Wednesday, February 7th

Abi Carter (with guitar) - “If I Could Turn Back Time” by Cher


Ajii - “Too Close” by Alex Clare


Alto Moon - “Superstition” by Stevie Wonder


Alyssa Raghu - “I Will Survive” by Gloria Gaynor


Anna Grace - “It’s A Man’s, Man’s, Man’s World” by James Brown


Ava Nicole Frances - “Snow Angel” by Reneé Rapp


B.K. WitDaVoice - “Sweet Love” by Anita Baker


Blake Proehl - “In My Blood” by Shawn Mendes


Bradley Rittmann -  “I’ll Make Love To You” by Boys To Men


Brant McCollough (with guitar) - “Let It Go” by James Blunt


Cate Gartner - “If You Go Down (I’m Goin’ Down Too)” by Kelsea Ballerini


Christine Umali - “It’s A Man’s, Man’s, Man’s World” by James Brown


Dawson Slade Mitchell - T.B.D.

Elleigh Francom (with guitar) - “Golden Slumbers” by The Beatles

Emery Robbins (with guitar) - “Neon Moon” by Brooks & Dunn

Emma Murdock - “Sign Of The Times” by Harry Styles


Emmy Russell (with guitar) - “More Hearts Than Mine” by Ingrid Andress


Hailey Mia - “Alive” by Sia


Hayley Rashel - “Ex’s And Oh’s” by Elle King


Hunter Behrman - “Who’s Lovin’ You?” by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles/The Jackson 5


Isaiah Case - “Lose Control” by Teddy Swims


Jack Blocker (with guitar) - “You Should’ve Seen The Other Guy” by Nathaniel Rateliff


Jaxon Wayne Boardman - “Band-Aid On A Bullet Hole” by Morgan Wallen


Jayna Elise Brown - “It’s All Coming Back To Me Now” by Pandora’s Box/Celine Dion/Meat Loaf & Marion Raven


Jennifer Jeffries (with guitar) - “Northern Attitude” by Noah Kahan


Jordan Anthony - “Love In The Dark” by Adele


Julia Gagnon - “And I Am Telling You (I’m Not Going)” by Jennifer Holliday/Jennifer Hudson (from ‘Dreamgirls’)


Julian Cross - “Fly Me To The Moon” by Kaye Ballard/Frank Sinatra/Tony Bennett


Justice Murphy - “Chain Of Fools” by Aretha Franklin


K.B. Richins - “Simple Man” by Lynyrd Skynyrd/Shinedown


K-Blocks - “River” by Bishop Briggs

Kayko (with keyboard) - “Gives You Hell” by The All-American Reject

Kennedy Reid - “Total Eclipse Of The Heart” by Bonnie Tyler/Nicki French


Kenny Holland (with keyboard) - “Let It Be” by The Beatles


Laela Dasher - “Me And Bobby McGee” by Roger Miller/Janis Joplin


Mackenzie Sol - “With A Little Help From My Friends” by The Beatles/Joe Cocker


Max Dasher (with guitar) - “The Weight” by The Band

Mia Makana Matthews (with guitar) - “You Ain’t Woman Enough (To Take My Man)” by Loretta Lynn

McKenna Breinholt - “Anyone” by Demi Lovato


Micaela McCall - “Change The World” by Wynonna Judd/Eric Clapton


Michael Rice - “All By Myself” by Eric Carmen/Celine Dion


Mikayla Paige Ochs - “Gunpowder And Lead” by Miranda Lambert


Nars Taylor - “Jailhouse Rock” by Elvis Presley

Nick Connors - “I’m Not The Only One” by Sam Smith


Nyachomba “Nya” Muchai-Kinya - “Get Ready” by The Temptations/Rare Earth


Odell Bunton, Jr. - “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood” by Nina Simone/Santa Esmeralda


Quintavious Johnson - “You Say” by Lauren Daigle


Reagan Mills - “You’re No Good” by Dee Dee Warwick/Linda Ronstadt


Ricky Moyer - “No More Drama” by Mary J. Blige


Roman Collins - “Come Together” by The Beatles/Aerosmith


Scarlett Lee - “Just A Fool” by Christina Aguilera & Blake Shelton


Sophia Ava Marie - “Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word” by Elton John


Triston Harper (with guitar) - “By Your Grace” by Cody Johnson


Ty’Esha Lashay - “Call Out My Name” by The Weekend


Victoria Johnson - “Son Of A Preacher Man” by Dusty Springfield


Will Moseley (with guitar) - “Ain’t No Sunshine” by Bill Withers


Ziggy Krassenberg - “This Is Me” by Kerala Settle/Kesha (from ‘The Greatest Showman’)