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Let the conspiracy theories begin.
Having drawn comparisons to Luther Vandross all season long, Jacob Lusk tackled the singer’s “Dance With My Father” on American Idol Wednesday night.
It seemed like this was a great opportunity for the Idol hopeful to really shine, but Jacob had trouble from the very first notes. The reason for that? Well …
When Ryan Seacrest asked why he was so emotional at the onset, Jacob said it wasn’t his emotions – there were mysterious drumming noises in his earpiece!
The mixup certainly didn’t help an already fringe candidate. What do you think? Could it have beenMore >
It’s clear who the American Idol judges favor at this point on season 10.
Immediately after his tremendous rendition of “A House is Not a Home,” Jacob Lusk was told he was placed on the show via “divine intervention” (Steven Tyler) and that he was clearly the next Luther Vandross (Jennifer Lopez).
Is this an issue of hyperbole by new judges aiming to make an impression? Or is Lusk truly that talented? On voice alone, there’s little question he ranks among some of the best to ever grace the Idol stage. See for yourself and then sound off: Is Jacob Lusk the early favorite?More >