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Only 16 years old, Thia Megia was born a full generation after the end of Motown.
But that didn’t stop this talented crooner from showing off a bit of rhythm and belting out Martha and the Vandellas’ “(Love Is Like A) Heat Wave” on last night’s American Idol performance show.
What is the best audition of the evening? No, we’d give that honor to Jacob Lusk or James Durbin. But it was a different type of song for Thia, who proved her versatility a bit, as Jennifer Lopez said: “I feel like we’re scratching the surface with you a little bit.”
We don’t mean to be harsh with our headline. At least not too harsh.
But this lackluster season of American Idol can at least be redeemed by the fact that next week’s finale will be one of the hardest to gauge in show history. If viewers do the right thing and vote out Casey James tonight, that is.
Kara’s crush simply doesn’t have the versatility needed come out on top. He underwhelmed last night with both “OK, It’s Alright With Me” (his selection) and John Mayer’s “Daughters” (the judge’s choice for him) and deserves to be eliminated.
This would leave it to Crystal Bowersox and LeeMore >