Amazing! Luke Bryan Calls 15-Year-Old Casey Bishop A Massive Star! - American Idol 2021


Small but MIGHTY! Casey Bishop completely blows the judges away with her powerful rendition of Motley Crue’s “Live Wire” for her American Idol audition. Luke Bryan makes a bold statement, claiming he believes Casey may just be the next winner of American Idol! Will Luke’s prediction be too much pressure for Casey to handle going into Hollywood Week?
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AMERICAN IDOL, the iconic series that revolutionized the television landscape by pioneering the music competition genre, returns on ABC.
American Idol 2021
Helping to determine who America will ultimately vote for to become the next singing sensation are music industry forces and superstar judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie. Emmy® Award-winning host and producer Ryan Seacrest continues as host of the beloved series, while multimedia personality Bobby Bones serves as the in-house mentor.


  • Mayor Zane
    Mayor Zane2 minutter siden

    My dad and my brother where in the car listening to Hair Nation. They told us to look her up and she is amazing, did not disappoint. She is the next American idol in our book!

  • Arual Starr
    Arual Starr5 minutter siden

    She's dressed the way we dressed from like 1999-2003 lol, weird to be an adult now and see fashions coming back around.

  • Summer Breezey
    Summer Breezey13 minutter siden

    *wowwww what a natural!! Beautiful, talented, angelic voice* 😍🥰💙

  • soinu foig
    soinu foig15 minutter siden

    That second song when she opened her mouth and that old soul voice came out! She is definitely winner material

  • Tim Everett
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  • Gatare Christ Halley
    Gatare Christ HalleyTime siden

    You are special my girl and yes you can really compete with the bests of this session cause you are the best, but go work on being much in the mood of feeling what you songs and enjoy it while doin it@! Love from Burundi

  • swolekat
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    please don't compare to Alejandro

  • soinu foig

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    That Sarah Vaughan style is her sound.She reminds me of a beautiful girl I saw at Woodstock.

  • sngscratcher
    sngscratcherTime siden

    Best singer to ever be on the show. Absolutely amazing. Mega-star in the making!

  • 3TNT3
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    First, don't misunderstand any of this, as I want to be very very clear, I think this young lady is absolutely phenomenal and amazing and a great great singer that one can only imagine how much greater she could become with lots of great advice, instruction, experience, Etc. But, with that said, the main thing I would just like to say, which applies to countless other great and amazing singers I have seen on American Idol, The Voice, America's Got Talent, Etc... Seriously, be honest with yourself, how many times have you heard amazing great singers that all the judges have gushed and raved over saying that they were a total star, that they were destined for greatness, and all the other platitudes, and then two years later you have completely forgotten about them, or at least 99% of the rest of the world did, and they are no longer on anybody's radar, they are not selling millions of albums, and they are not the big huge singing star that they were told they were going to almost certainly, automatically become? There are tens if not hundreds of great singers, over the last roughly 20 years, or however long it's been since American Idol began, that have come and gone, like that, alllllllll but never to really be heard from or about, again. With all that said, for many years, now, I have theorized or actually seriously wondered whether shows like these are actually ultimately horrible and bad for music, and that they maybe somehow ruin potential great and amazing careers of would be True Music superstars, because they pigeonhole them, put them in a box, polish them up, take away all of their real grit, unique originality, sincerity, integrity, and they try to make them into a commercial product, which poisons their musical souls. And, also if they don't "win" the show, they then are labeled as someone who didn't win, and therefore some might put them in the category of singing competition show 'loser.' Not saying that they are a loser, that's ridiculous. Just saying that they may be considered not hugely marketable as they can't have the platform of being introduced and pitched as 'The winner of American Idol / The Voice / America's Got Talent,' etc, and maybe leaving some people to wonder why they didn't 'win,' and therefore not give them as much of a listen or credit as they should be given. Also, there are a lot of morons in the entertainment industry who don't fully grasp and realize that the so-called winners of the shows are largely mostly chosen by 12 - 17 year old giddy school girls who either select a boy that they think is super cute and hunky, and also with a really good voice, or they select a girl that they think is really pretty and they look up too, who also has a really good voice. And there are many great and amazing singers who fit in genres that just don't appeal as much to these younger girls and kids who are the biggest voting block, by far, and then they therefore do not 'win' the show, and then the morons in the entertainment industry are too stupid to realize that if they just properly presented that singer to the demographic that they would most appeal to, in the right way, that they could be extraordinarily successful. I just can't say enough that I really have to wonder how much damage these shows ultimately do to a lot of these budding, would be music superstars, or at least those who would be extremely successful If instead they found their way onto the radar by a different path and Avenue other than these silly shows. This amazing young singer, here, Casey Bishop, the type of singing and music that would probably work best for her, where she would really be in her groove, is just not the type of music that is top 40 mainstream that these slimy snake sharks that try to capitalize off of these people like to work with, or know what to do with, properly, and they will either ruin her by trying to put her into a box that really doesn't fit her, dress her up and put makeup on her, and have her dress and talk and do all sorts of things in a way that just isn't really her, and do things with her in such a way that she just isn't Authentic and genuine and True to herself, and that will ultimately bleed through and be apparent, even if unconsciously, to many, and she will miss out on a different path being True to herself of which she almost certainly could have had Amazing and extraordinary success in. It's just a real sad shame, if you ask me. Especially being someone who is a True Music lover and would love to see the kind of great music and singing this Amazing young lady could produce over the next 30 plus years, if only she was placed into the right hands, rather than the wrong ones. Yes, there are exceptions to some of the things I have said, up above. I realize that Colbie Caillat try out for the show and didn't get anywhere and she has had very good success in the music world. Also, same for the lead singer of Lady A. But, they didn't go far enough in the show to wear that is stuck to them as part of their Public Image and identity, where people would be more inclined to look at them as having so-called lost the show. Alejandro was / is amazing, a great musical Talent who is unbelievably gifted in so many things, is songwriting, musicianship, singing, originality, authenticity, Etc... But, please tell me, how is his music career doing? Maybe I'm wrong, but I don't know of millions of albums that he is sold. There are so many countless others that could be given as examples of all of what I have said, up above. They are the typical, and Colbie Caillat and the lead singer of Lady a are the exceptions. Unless somebody convinces me otherwise, the shows are ultimately, on balance, by and large horrible for music and these otherwise would be true music stars or at least those who would have had very very successful musical careers. But instead, they go off to either never be heard from again, or just barely scraping by and hanging on to the ledge of the music business by the skin of their teeth and what's left of their worn down fingernails. The suits and the executives and what not in the music industry are, by and large, predators and bloodsuckers who just pray on these young, naive, inexperienced great artistic talents, where they just pump them up, fill their hopes and dreams, and then pop them like a balloon and go on to the next one while they're flailing around and shriveling up and landing on the ground somewhere where nobody can see them. They're fake phonies who try and make those poor young Souls think that they care about them and have their best interests at heart, but all they care about is what money they think they can or cannot make off of them. And because they don't have any real souls, or Integrity, themselves, they don't truly understand, and appreciate great genuine artistic talent with honesty and integrity and know what to do with such talent.

  • Ella Benyehuda
    Ella Benyehuda3 timer siden

    she’s so beautiful

  • TheReal LZA
    TheReal LZA4 timer siden

    Not all girls fall in love with Taylor swift and princess...Some legends(girls) got one in a billion music taste ,protect th

  • Leigh powley
    Leigh powley4 timer siden

    Goosebumps! Amazing first performance, can't wait to hear more ❤️

  • Geoff Lloyd
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    Step aside Vince. Nikki please sign her !!!

  • alpha
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    Seriously amazing, and she's only 15! Classic taste in songs, when songs were still good! Very well done!

  • Courtney Henley
    Courtney Henley5 timer siden

    SHE is amazing! She is the real deal - sang little one sang! OMG that Sarah Vaughn cover. She is also so adorable.

  • Judy Faul
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    Giving the pros a run for the money! You're going places lady!💃

  • Motlhaotsile SBOJO Keetile
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    She might win i hope she does

  • KarlaElaine100
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    I think Luke Bryan is correct.

  • TakeNoPrisoners 83
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    She is absolutely beautiful and her voice is amazing, I'm really impressed she's phenomenal☆

  • Anna Trujillo
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    Casey Bishop rare talent future ⭐️

  • Anna Trujillo
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  • Jack Kelly Dunn
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    That Sarah Vaughan style is her sound.She reminds me of a beautiful girl I saw at Woodstock.

  • MC
    MC9 timer siden

    She looks like Selena and Nina Dobrev

  • the lady sings the blues
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    I hope she wins...singing Sarah Vaughn !

  • the lady sings the blues
    the lady sings the blues10 timer siden

    So mature...luke's face is priceless.....he sees a star in the making and just can't understand how good she is!

  • Jepoy TV
    Jepoy TV11 timer siden

    a disney princess just walk in and auditioned.

  • Paul
    Paul11 timer siden

    This girl is going places!

  • Radzi Flamingo
    Radzi Flamingo11 timer siden

    Awesome the no2 song 👏👏👏

  • Hugh Murdoch
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    I’m sorry but this song is iconic and not having the actual music absolutely ruins it

  • Fred Douglass
    Fred Douglass12 timer siden

    Haven't been that taken back by a voice since J Hud.

  • Ed Rivera
    Ed Rivera12 timer siden

    The girl can sing!🎤🎵🎶😊

  • dya
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  • Alex Yontz
    Alex Yontz14 timer siden

    I am 19 years old, and it is great to see the younger generation loving this music. I grew up around 60s-90s country, rock, blues, etc. This girl has it all, for any genre. Keep up the great work!

  • phoebi arum

    phoebi arum

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    You are the younger generation 😂

  • Eric Jackson
    Eric Jackson15 timer siden

    It's weird seeing kids that look and sound like adults

  • Hady Hakim
    Hady Hakim15 timer siden

    3 ladies, first second and third.. Red Cassandra, Blond Grace and black haired Casey.... not in any particular order....all 3 will make stardom.

  • bubbles
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  • bubbles
    bubbles17 timer siden

    the way we have the same music taste-

  • Fatima Daniels
    Fatima Daniels17 timer siden

    Wow she was freaking awesome. Luke is right.

  • Mackenzie O'Reillly
    Mackenzie O'Reillly17 timer siden

    I’ve never seen anyone close to my age who listens to rock. I wanna be her friend

  • Randall Barron
    Randall Barron17 timer siden

    Its amazing how popular Motley Crue still are 40 years later....gotta love it.

  • Lana Sonnenburg
    Lana Sonnenburg18 timer siden

    Woooow!! Winner 2021! SO much talent!!

  • Tom Foster
    Tom Foster19 timer siden

    Why is Katie Perry dressed like Tyler Perry as Madia

  • Wendy Stanton
    Wendy Stanton19 timer siden

    Wonderful rendition of my funny Valentine! Definately suited to Blues.

  • jbriordanjr
    jbriordanjr19 timer siden

    I have listened to Casey’s audition 10 times already. I went back to listen to Alejandro’s first audition, which I loved, and I think she is the winner. The ease at which she hit her notes, the energy, the flow and her voice timber....Mmmmm. I’m a fan!

  • Zig Madrid
    Zig Madrid19 timer siden

    How can after all these years and the many times hearing artists singing this song, I would say her rendition was/is one of the best. How can that be?

  • Missy Ballard
    Missy Ballard19 timer siden

    Incredible talent! God gave you that gift girl......and Angels smile when you sing.

  • Johnny 3
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    This girl is AMAZING!!!

  • Ana Carreno
    Ana Carreno21 time siden

    She will win Idol hands down! She is the type of contestant that Idol loves as a winner. I am rooting for Willie too, but he is not as marketable unfortunately. Hopefully he can make top 3, but no one is beating this girl.

  • Amber Curry
    Amber Curry21 time siden

    Who tf are the 800+ people that gave it a thumbs down??!?

  • Elijah Ruelas
    Elijah Ruelas21 time siden

    So young and so talented. She’s only going to get better.

  • Ricky L. Latimore Jr.
    Ricky L. Latimore Jr.22 timer siden

    Wow!! Another amazing young lady... already has the talent of a star.

  • ken williams
    ken williams22 timer siden

    Doesn’t matter what she signs it’s great

  • ken williams
    ken williams22 timer siden

    She’s awesome

  • Kristin O'Neal
    Kristin O'Neal22 timer siden

    Keep in mind, she's 15...she has pretty amazing voice control. Those runs and vibrato...She is pretty damn incredible. With practice practice practice, she will only keep surprising people.😉

  • Norquay
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    Is nobody going to comment on the fact that she had Sarah Vaughn in her back pocket, geez? She's fifteen. Her mom was probably a little kid when Sarah died. Her voice is so controlled and so angelic. I think Sarah would have cried and hugged her afterwards. I can't wait to see what else she has in store. Her repertoire is already better than 95% of who show up. She went from metal hair band to Sarah freaking FIFTEEN. I just can't wait. Her life has already changed and she doesn't know it

  • Lotus Lodge Spa
    Lotus Lodge Spa22 timer siden

    Absolutely STUNNING!! This young lady is amazing!! I agree with Katy... old soul and Luke....winner of AI FOR SURE! And she deserves it!!

  • soinhu foitu
    soinhu foitu23 timer siden

    She has to be the winner LITTERALY GAVE ME CHILLS

  • bman342a
    bman342aDag siden

    Not taking anything away from Casey, I thought she did an amazing job. But this is the version that she was "covering".

  • Miss Vince
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  • Heidi Payeur
    Heidi PayeurDag siden

    She made me cry

  • Heidi Payeur

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    Dag siden

    ....the Sarah Vaughn song

  • Dewayne Denson
    Dewayne DensonDag siden

    Just a 💎 in the ruff. Amazing.

  • soinhu foitu

    soinhu foitu

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    She's 15 and listens to Nirvana! There's hope yet for the future.

  • Kristin Hasskamp
    Kristin HasskampDag siden

    omg...she is so talented!! Absolutely stunning

  • Deelola 52
    Deelola 52Dag siden

    Amazing, beautiful and adorable!

  • Michele Robertson
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  • Édipo Maier
    Édipo MaierDag siden

    Real deal

  • Reydem Key
    Reydem KeyDag siden

    🖤 the range

  • Country Girl
    Country GirlDag siden

    Wow...thats pure talent right there. I hope she puts out a record even if she doesnt win. It would sell like crazy!!!

  • Marci Parafati
    Marci ParafatiDag siden

    AWESOMMMMME!!.. & adorable!!!

  • countroshculla
    countroshcullaDag siden

    Wow, I like her voice.

  • komolafe Hafsat
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  • Madeleine McGregor
    Madeleine McGregorDag siden

    Hello to everyone from American idol. Keep up the good work and stay safe. PS, tell Katy Perry i said hi.

  • Rasputin Disclaimer101
    Rasputin Disclaimer101Dag siden

    'We' do not take responsibility for decisions taken by the viewer based solely on the "information" provided in this video. Viewers discretion is advised.

  • Erica Cantu
    Erica CantuDag siden

    She’s a winner at 15 years old! Holy cow!!

  • CallmeTino
    CallmeTinoDag siden

    Got the craziest chills on earth!


    She's 15 and listens to Nirvana! There's hope yet for the future.

  • Jethrey Monroe
    Jethrey MonroeDag siden

    One of the best auditions I've seen on American Idol! Could very well be the winner of American Idol 2021! Well done!

  • Jai Me
    Jai MeDag siden

    Omg! Whole package right there...she is ahhhhhmazing! Winner for 2021!

  • Alan Mayer
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  • David Record
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  • ardeeboy music
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  • Rykie Terblanche
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  • Donald Mcdonald
    Donald McdonaldDag siden

    So natural wow!!!!! The second genre may win her but she can do both amazing talent.. so excited this season. Yey A.I is backkkk

  • Onkar Indurkar
    Onkar IndurkarDag siden

    She is basically whole of 20th century singers brought back in a single person. The sheer scale of her voice is impeccable

  • Li Sanglir
    Li SanglirDag siden

    Winner winner!!

  • Shara Lunn
    Shara LunnDag siden

    Trying to figure out how this works. This child has been recording for years. She has a beautiful voice but I though it was for inexperienced singers. Check her out on iTunes.

  • alis_n_wundrlnd
    alis_n_wundrlndDag siden

    This girl went at it👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

  • Zac C
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  • Evil R.
    Evil R.Dag siden

    LOVED IT!!!! I'm SO in to vote for her!

  • Julie Fisher
    Julie FisherDag siden

    So prepared!! Greatness in the making....enjoyed both songs !Beautiful 🏆Winner of AI 🎵

  • Tim Tinsley
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  • buhle dywili
    buhle dywiliDag siden

    Amazing... Lost for words...

  • Gilles
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    Wow wow wow. The control she has is mindblowing. And that voice! A star.

  • Melanesian Pride
    Melanesian PrideDag siden

    I'd love to see her fronting a band. She's got front woman rockstar vibes. Only fifteen wtf!!!!

  • S Ten
    S TenDag siden

    Woooow beautiful ❤️

  • 益丰詹
    益丰詹Dag siden

    The seemly crayon minimally irritate because gate optimally itch till a awful hardhat. complex, crazy thought

  • Lunette _
    Lunette _Dag siden

    I will be mad if this girl didn't make it to the top5 or win this year american idol

  • Dionne Villarreal
    Dionne VillarrealDag siden

    You go Kim Possible 👏🏽

  • Daniell Karl
    Daniell KarlDag siden

    The competition is now over!!

  • leretour23
    leretour23Dag siden

    Hold on, 15 years old? Damn what a gifted child.