Charlie Askew, 17, performed “Breakthrough” by Queen on American Idol Season 12 Baton Rouge “Louisiana” Audition on Thursday.
Nicki Minaj names him “Mystery Man”. Randy Jackson calls him “strange, seemingly dark cool guy.” Keith Urban loves his voice. He says his voice “is not of a gender.” Mariah identifies with him using music for escapism.
We love this guy! Four yeses from the judges, he’s going to Hollywood!
Did Charlie make it to the Top 40? Check out spoilers list here.
Watch his performance below.