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

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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.


  1. Susan Matheny
    Susan Matheny
    27 minuuttia sitten

    Absolutely gorgeous voice and a lovely person.

  2. Susan Matheny
    Susan Matheny
    29 minuuttia sitten

    Winner takes all

  3. Eddie de los Santos
    Eddie de los Santos
    31 minuutti sitten

    It's been years since I've heard something like that. OMG!

  4. Mosh With Josh
    Mosh With Josh
    40 minuuttia sitten


  5. Caloy Etc.
    Caloy Etc.
    Tunti sitten

    Wow... From Rock to Blues. Amazing 😍

  6. Joede Shull
    Joede Shull
    3 tuntia sitten

    What a sweet beautiful young lady ...with talent as high as the sky ...and such beauty ....good luck sweetie

  7. Gwendolyn Brown
    Gwendolyn Brown
    3 tuntia sitten

    She is a #powerhouse

  8. Jaren Jackson
    Jaren Jackson
    3 tuntia sitten

    Yeah I'd say she has some range there for a fifteen year old she's Amazing

    3 tuntia sitten

    Damn 💙✨🔷🌟

  10. Arber Juventini
    Arber Juventini
    3 tuntia sitten

    15 🤯👌👏

  11. TheRVisions
    3 tuntia sitten

    WOW. This girl is IT. A part of me wishes she was coming in older so that she had had more time to know herself and defend herself against the industry machine, but I still can't wait to see what she puts out because there is no way she isn't releasing an album in the next year or two!

  12. Achilles
    3 tuntia sitten

    I think ..This is an scripted act

  13. Pedro Tamad
    Pedro Tamad
    3 tuntia sitten

    Grabe mga talent nga taon magaling halos lahat

    1. Pedro Tamad
      Pedro Tamad
      3 tuntia sitten

  14. huia waihape
    huia waihape
    3 tuntia sitten

    I want to hear her sing Nora Jones so bad! 👏👏👏👏👌

  15. maxx zhale
    maxx zhale
    4 tuntia sitten

    Damn I love it❤️❤️

  16. Kings
    4 tuntia sitten

    Fake show.

  17. Home Slice
    Home Slice
    4 tuntia sitten

    Looked so staged how that pianist came in ready to play that second song. Amazing voice though.

  18. Banker Tangsang
    Banker Tangsang
    4 tuntia sitten

    She's a mini Selena Comez💜 Anyone else?? Or is it just me?

  19. Joselyn Cabradilla
    Joselyn Cabradilla
    4 tuntia sitten

    Good luck Casey!! Amazing voice!! Top 10

  20. Chinhoikim Haokip
    Chinhoikim Haokip
    5 tuntia sitten

    Go girl goooo👍👍..... rooting for u😘

    5 tuntia sitten

    The second song was soo soothing

  22. Karen's Kloset
    Karen's Kloset
    6 tuntia sitten


  23. starryeyes58
    6 tuntia sitten

    It’s very very rare you hear someone sing a Mötley Crüe song for an audition. Get it girl!!!

  24. Peter Athana
    Peter Athana
    6 tuntia sitten

    Most beautiful voice I’ve seen on American idol on any audition. Literally breathtaking.

  25. Cameron Brunet
    Cameron Brunet
    6 tuntia sitten

    Oh my good god. She's gonna blow up no way she doesn't.

  26. Siti Fatimah
    Siti Fatimah
    6 tuntia sitten

    Beautiful voice

  27. jerichorayel
    7 tuntia sitten

    Im hearing Nora Jones

  28. Cat Mitchell
    Cat Mitchell
    7 tuntia sitten

    15?!!!!! Crazy unbelievable!

  29. Daija Matthews
    Daija Matthews
    7 tuntia sitten

    It’s just something about her voice singing blues. The first song was great but the second was EPIC!!

  30. Nick
    7 tuntia sitten

    Wowwwwwwww 👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏she is 15 years old

  31. Leo Degas
    Leo Degas
    8 tuntia sitten

    I agree, old soul.

  32. Heather Huber
    Heather Huber
    8 tuntia sitten

    Again, I just am baffled how great she is

  33. Maria Dominguez
    Maria Dominguez
    8 tuntia sitten

    Absolutely amazing

  34. Joshua Miller
    Joshua Miller
    8 tuntia sitten


  35. thebigbail
    8 tuntia sitten

    Yeah she is amazing

  36. Zig Madrid
    Zig Madrid
    9 tuntia sitten

    This girl is for real! God given natural lovely talent. Makes one cry kind of voice...15 Yrs old. What? Why and how is she able to sing “Funny Valentine” like she just did? Like Katy said it’s not the first time on this planet.

  37. APSHA
    9 tuntia sitten

    She can be longer in this competition..

  38. Rhino Tha Barber
    Rhino Tha Barber
    9 tuntia sitten

    She's definitely a star in the making👌🏿

  39. Jomson Ejing
    Jomson Ejing
    9 tuntia sitten

    omg she is 15....she is so mature n im hitting my head in wall!😅

  40. Not ur lil Princess
    Not ur lil Princess
    10 tuntia sitten

    She is going to be a magnificent woman, very soon. I hope someone is watching over her. The wolves will be coming round.

  41. Peterson Peterson
    Peterson Peterson
    10 tuntia sitten

    All I can say, old soul......

  42. with love false or true
    with love false or true
    10 tuntia sitten

    Did anyone notice that she basically stole Alice's version of this song from Britain's got talent? She sounds like she's trying to replicate it. It just bothers me that she's getting a lot of praise for it. She sings great though.

  43. alonnacee
    10 tuntia sitten

    Wow... She is incredible! I'd love to hear her sing some Nora Jones!

  44. John Imossi
    John Imossi
    10 tuntia sitten

    Am I the only one that wants her to sing Valerie or an Amy Winehouse song??? She's amazing! 👏👏👏👏👏

  45. in2Trading
    11 tuntia sitten

    I graduated high school in 1987, I remember rockin that Motley Crue album. I couldn't believe what she did with Live Wire, so freaking cool. As if that wasn't enough, nailed Funny Valentine too.

  46. adventure002006
    11 tuntia sitten

    A phenom. I am looking at top 10 if not the winner of this years show. No one in the World would think that voice is coming from a 15 year old who has never performed before.

  47. Vicky Orr
    Vicky Orr
    11 tuntia sitten

    2nd song fits her much better

  48. Sally Young
    Sally Young
    11 tuntia sitten

    This is my friends grand daughter and I AM BLOWN AWAY !! BIG THINGS COMING HER WAY 🙏🏻♥️

  49. Mike Suarez
    Mike Suarez
    11 tuntia sitten

    This reminded me how AMAZING Live Wire from Motley Crue is... congrats to this young gal she rocked it

  50. Frank Wilkinson
    Frank Wilkinson
    12 tuntia sitten

    Truly Amazing

  51. JC Maldonado
    JC Maldonado
    12 tuntia sitten

    Okay Bebe Rexha

  52. Sonia M
    Sonia M
    12 tuntia sitten

    I love that she's doing acapella. That should be one of her things you should keep doing. Absolutely beautiful

  53. Mayor Zane
    Mayor Zane
    13 tuntia sitten

    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!

  54. Arual Starr
    Arual Starr
    13 tuntia sitten

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

  55. Summer Breezey
    Summer Breezey
    13 tuntia sitten

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

  56. soinu foig
    soinu foig
    13 tuntia sitten

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

  57. Tim Everett
    Tim Everett
    13 tuntia sitten


  58. Gatare Christ Halley
    Gatare Christ Halley
    14 tuntia sitten

    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

  59. swolekat
    15 tuntia sitten

    please don't compare to Alejandro

    1. swolekat
      13 tuntia sitten

      She is a great singer. Alejandro is a great artist. That's all I meant.

    2. soinu foig
      soinu foig
      13 tuntia sitten

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

  60. sngscratcher
    15 tuntia sitten

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

  61. 3TNT3
    16 tuntia sitten

    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.

  62. Ella Benyehuda
    Ella Benyehuda
    17 tuntia sitten

    she’s so beautiful

  63. TheReal LZA
    TheReal LZA
    18 tuntia sitten

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

  64. Leigh powley
    Leigh powley
    18 tuntia sitten

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

  65. Geoff Lloyd
    Geoff Lloyd
    18 tuntia sitten

    Step aside Vince. Nikki please sign her !!!

  66. alpha
    18 tuntia sitten

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

  67. Courtney Henley
    Courtney Henley
    19 tuntia sitten

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

  68. Judy Faul
    Judy Faul
    20 tuntia sitten

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

  69. Motlhaotsile SBOJO Keetile
    Motlhaotsile SBOJO Keetile
    20 tuntia sitten

    She might win i hope she does

  70. KarlaElaine100
    22 tuntia sitten

    I think Luke Bryan is correct.

  71. TakeNoPrisoners 83
    TakeNoPrisoners 83
    22 tuntia sitten

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

  72. Anna Trujillo
    Anna Trujillo
    22 tuntia sitten

    Casey Bishop rare talent future ⭐️

  73. Anna Trujillo
    Anna Trujillo
    22 tuntia sitten


  74. Jack Kelly Dunn
    Jack Kelly Dunn
    23 tuntia sitten

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

  75. MC
    23 tuntia sitten

    She looks like Selena and Nina Dobrev

  76. the lady sings the blues
    the lady sings the blues
    23 tuntia sitten

    I hope she wins...singing Sarah Vaughn !

  77. the lady sings the blues
    the lady sings the blues
    23 tuntia sitten

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

  78. Jepoy TV
    Jepoy TV
    Päivä sitten

    a disney princess just walk in and auditioned.

  79. Paul
    Päivä sitten

    This girl is going places!

  80. Radzi Flamingo
    Radzi Flamingo
    Päivä sitten

    Awesome the no2 song 👏👏👏

  81. Hugh Murdoch
    Hugh Murdoch
    Päivä sitten

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

  82. Fred Douglass
    Fred Douglass
    Päivä sitten

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

  83. Ed Rivera
    Ed Rivera
    Päivä sitten

    The girl can sing!🎤🎵🎶😊

  84. dya
    Päivä sitten


  85. Alex Yontz
    Alex Yontz
    Päivä sitten

    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!

    1. phoebi arum
      phoebi arum
      22 tuntia sitten

      You are the younger generation 😂

  86. Eric Jackson
    Eric Jackson
    Päivä sitten

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

  87. Hady Hakim
    Hady Hakim
    Päivä sitten

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

  88. bubbles
    Päivä sitten


  89. bubbles
    Päivä sitten

    the way we have the same music taste-

  90. Fatima Daniels
    Fatima Daniels
    Päivä sitten

    Wow she was freaking awesome. Luke is right.

  91. Mackenzie O'Reillly
    Mackenzie O'Reillly
    Päivä sitten

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

  92. Randall Barron
    Randall Barron
    Päivä sitten

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

  93. Lana Sonnenburg
    Lana Sonnenburg
    Päivä sitten

    Woooow!! Winner 2021! SO much talent!!

  94. Tom Foster
    Tom Foster
    Päivä sitten

    Why is Katie Perry dressed like Tyler Perry as Madia

  95. Wendy Stanton
    Wendy Stanton
    Päivä sitten

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

  96. jbriordanjr
    Päivä sitten

    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!

  97. Zig Madrid
    Zig Madrid
    Päivä sitten

    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?

    1. Steve H.
      Steve H.
      9 tuntia sitten

      Pure natural raw talent is how!

  98. Missy Ballard
    Missy Ballard
    Päivä sitten

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

  99. Johnny 3
    Johnny 3
    Päivä sitten

    This girl is AMAZING!!!