Jax Sings “I Want to Hold Your Hand” on American Idol 2015 Auditions (VIDEO)

Jackie “Jax” Cole performed her version of “I Want to Hold Your Hand” by The Beatles on American Idol Season 14 Thursday night, January 15 in New York City auditions.

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She’s got a lovely voice and brings a gentle emotion to her interpretation of the song. Harry Connick Jr. thinks she’s one of a kind. Jennifer Lopez notes that she’s shy and confident at the same time. It’s an attractive quality, she says.

Adam Lambert says he was drawn in immediately. He loves her warm, earthy energy. “That’s an artist,” he says.

She got three yeses! She’s going to Hollywood!