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Filipino American Blows Judges Away During his Audition for American Idol

American Idol is an American singing competition television series created by Simon Fuller, produced by Fremantle Media North America and 19 Entertainment, and distributed by Fremantle North America. It initially aired on Fox from June 11, 2002, to April 7, 2016, for 15 seasons.

And an fil-am 18-years-old and a pre-law student from San Francisco, California is already starting to amazed everyone after his audition on the famous American Singing Competition Season 18 “American Idol”

The name of the contestant is Francisco Martin. And he impresses the judges as he shows his performance in the audition.

As seen in the audition video posted on the American Idol Facebook page. Francisco seemed nervous coming to the studio and the prompting judges Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan to approach him and try to calm him down.

As he starts to sing “Alaska” by Maggie Rogers he started to blow the judges away. “I just checked the pulse of a future superstar,” Luke said.

According to Katy Perry, she is claiming that Francisco was a top 10 material, but Luke claimed that he’s in the top 5.

The judges even gave him a chance to sing his original song because of amazement.

“You’re going to Hollywood!” they exclaimed.

In the video by Mark Mactal, he showed that he is covering Juan Karlos’ “Buwan” with the band All For Patricia. The Filipino’s quickly said that that’s their “kababayan”.

His audition video has garnered over 6,500 reactions on Facebook. And the Internet is swooning for more of his performance.

Here is the video of his performance in American Idol:

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