Singing is in this young Fil-Canadian singer's blood. Tyson Venegas hails from Port Moody and is no stranger when it comes to singing competitions. We first caught a glimpse of him on The Voice Teen PH and he made most of the judges turn their chairs around. Now, he's impressing the likes of Lionel Richie, Katy Perry, and Luke Bryan on American Idol, earning him the first Platinum Ticket this season.
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The 17-year-old performed a rendition of Billy Joel's New York State of Mind while also playing the keys which earned him shocking reactions from the judges. According to Vancouver Sun, Lionel Richie said, "He’s claiming to be 17 years old, but he’s performing like a 45-year-old.” Viewers can see that the young singer has a knack for classic tunes and he has a way of portraying a story through music.
Be on the look out for more of Tyson this season!
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Watch his latest MYXclusive interview here.
After his time on American Idol Season 18, Francisco Martin released his first single, "Swollen." This talented, acoustic artist wowed the Idol judges with his renditions of Harry Styles' "Adore You" and Maggie Rogers' "Alaska." Now he's here to bring us his own music. Watch his two-part music video!
Francisco talks about the experience of shooting the music video:
"Such a great pleasure to work with these talented creatives. we exchanged laughter. ate amazing food. and had one of the best 2 days filming this video at this beautiful spot. this team shared their lovely vision and brought it life. and i couldn’t have been more happier with the way it all turned out. so a huge thank you to these wonderful individuals. i’ll never forget the amazing time we all spent safely on this production. i feel nothing but happiness. now it’s out for all of you to see! i’m sending love and good energy to everyone on the crew and all of you. xx"
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