Friday, June 26, 2009

Michael Jackson's Idol Legacy

With the passing of Michael Jackson this afternoon. I looked back on all the songs our American Idols have attempted to sing. Some of them are good, some of them are not so good. But there is no question that Michael Jackson has influenced all of them. Take a listen to all of the songs below. (Thanks to JonWire for the cover art)

Season 1:
RJ Helton - I'll Be There
Nikki McKibbin - Ben
Justin Guarini - P.Y.T.

Season 2:
Chip Days - Rock With You
Charles Grigsby - You Can't Win

Season 4:
David Brown - Never Can Say Goodbye
Nikko Smith - I Want You Back

Season 5:
Will Makar - I Want You Back
Lisa Tucker - Who's Loving You
Ace Young - Butterflies

Season 6:
Brandon Rogers - Rock With You

Season 7:
David Cook - Billie Jean

Season 8:
Matt Giraud - Who's Loving You
Stephen Fowler - Rock With You
Kris Allen - Man In The Mirror
Adam Lambert - Black Or White
Alexis Grace - Dirty Diana
Allison Iraheta - Give In To Me
Anoop Desai - Beat It
Danny Gokey - P.Y.T.
Jasmine Murray - I'll Be There
Jorge Nunez - Never Can Say Goodbye
Kris Allen - Remember The Time
Lil Rounds - The Way You Make Me Feel
Matt Giraud - Human Nature
Megan Joy - Rockin Robin
Michael Sarver - You Are Not Alone
Scott MacIntyre - Keep The Faith