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We all know that fame doesn't make you immune to personal tragedies. Former American Idol judge Simon Cowell was among those who also paid tribute A former contestant in the TV singing competition American Idol has died at the age of 35. Haley Smith, a former "American Idol" contestant who appeared on Season 11 in 2012, died over Labor Day weekend in a motorcycle accident. Only three of them will go through, meaning 9 will be sent home, though of those 9 there is a chance they will be back for the wild card show. On its Wednesday night broadcast, American Idol revealed half of the season 14 contestants who will move into the top 24. Smith was only 26 years old at. American Idol is an American talent reality television series that first aired in 2002. Twenty-six-year-old Haley Smith died in a crash on Medway Road in Millinocket. GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. The 25-year-old two-times American Idol contestant Alexis Cohen was killed in a hit and run car accident. 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As of May 2019, there have been seventeen seasons. his older brother. this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. The singer’s nephew. His music has done well on the charts, with his first album placing No. First Baptist Church plans to host an Easter Sunday performance by former American Idol contestant, Heather Cox, who made it all the way to Hollywood in the 2006 version of the live weekly music competition. Meet American Idol contestant Vincent Powell February 7, 2012 By Mark Franklin 0 Vincent Powell doesn’t mince words about why he auditioned for American Idol Season 11 — it’s his last chance. MILLINOCKET, Maine (CelebrityAccess) -- Haley Smith, a contestant from the 11th season of the popular televised talent show "American Idol" died on Sunday in Maine. 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During his audition, American Idol contestant John Arthur Greene revealed that he accidentally shot his 12-year-old brother Kevin dead when he was just 8, and how music helped him deal with the overwhelming grief in the past 19 years. The 26-year-old was killed early in the morning after. Jessica Whitely lives in Cuyahoga Falls; you can watch her audition on American Idol on Sunday. Leah Labelle, a 2004 American Idol finalist, and her husband Rasual Butler, a former NBA player, were killed overnight in a single-car crash in Studio City, Los Angeles police said today. Former American Idol contestant from Oklahoma City killed in Friday morning crash Former American Idol contestant Rickey E. Rickey Smith, a contestant on season 2 of American Idol, was killed in a car crash on Thursday, May 5. By the age of 15, he was carrying a gun and known as a street brawler, according to his brother Emmanuel Duterte. Both contestants were eliminated during Hollywood round in the previous season. 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Twenty-six-year-old Haley Smith died in a crash on Medway Road in Millinocket. 'American Idol' premieres its final season Wednesday. TMZ reported the aspiring singer passed away August 31 after she failed to make an abrupt turn while riding her motorcycle in Millinocket. tour with the other American Idol finalists and appeared in the 2004 Christmas special, Kelly, Ruben and Fantasia: Home For the Holidays as well. She was just 26 years old. In a battle of the balladeers that went down to the wire, David Cook triumphed as American Idol’s top contestant, beating out his competition by only 12 million of about 97 million votes. Her husband, 38-year old Butler, was a professional basketball player who played 13 seasons in the NBA for various teams including the Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio Spurs. 'American Idol' contestant Francisco Martin talks Katy Perry's 'beautiful eyes,' hugs from Lionel and Luke. 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Haley Smith, a former American Idol hopeful who advanced to Hollywood back in 2012, was killed this past Saturday morning in Maine after she was involved in a one-vehicle motorcycle crash. She was 41. Contestants Name Age Hometown Season Finished EJay Day 20 Lawrenceville, Georgia 1 10 10th Jim Verraros 19 Chicago, Illinois 1 09 9th A. saying it forever um my parents are huge musical influences to me they are the biggest support but I have to like my brother is just my rock um spiritually um and he's just been through a really. Reports are breaking that ex-NBA player Rasual Butler and his wife, who appeared on "American Idol," were both tragically killed in a car crash on Wednesday morning, according to USA Today. American Idol contestant John Arthur Greene received an emotional ticket to Hollywood on Wednesday night's show, after revealing that he accidentally shot his own teenage brother dead when he was. Singing is a given on "American Idol. 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They concluded the service in Jasper with musical performances by Savion Wright, Alfred's brother and a former American Idol contestant, as well as Idol contestants John Fox and Madeline Patterson. The star, who took part on the hit US show in 2012, was 26 years old. Haley Smith-- a former contestant on "American Idol" -- died over the weekend after crashing her motorcycle in Maine TMZ has learned. American Idol 2020 kicked off on Sunday Night, and even though ratings were a bit off compared to last season, the show still easily won the night for ABC. American Idol contestant Haley Smith has been killed in a motorbike accident aged just 26. According to polic. Some were fan favorites. His music has done well on the charts, with his first album placing No. 'American Idol' contestant killed in. Losing two is indescribable. The singer died at 26 years old after she crashed her motorcycle on. Marty Means, brother-in-law to "American Idol" contestant Carrie Underwood, brings out the dresses of Underwood's two sisters and niece from Clothes Horse in 2005. Former American Idol contestant Leah LaBelle and her husband Rasual Butler have died after an early morning car crash. The singer passed away early Saturday morning in. Her family lamented her "great loss" via a Facebook. Smith crashed her. Michael Johns, a one-time "American Idol" finalist, has died, the show's official Facebook page announced. American idol 2019 will be start on Sunday with first audiion of 12 contestants. go home let somebody that has real talent win this. Smith was pronounced dead at the scene while the other driver was taken to the hospital and later released. TERRE HAUTE, Ind.