Skylar Laine got the boot from ‘American Idol’ last week, but she’s not letting anything get in the way of her country music dreams. Rumor has it that country music’s newest talent has signed a record deal and that she’s moving to Music City to launch her career.
Ryan Seacrest started a playful rumor on ‘American Idol‘ this week, repeatedly asking country fireball Skylar Laine and her fellow hopeful Colton Dixon if they are dating. After the two dueted to Jason Aldean and Kelly Clarkson‘s ‘Don’t You Wanna Stay’ — their second duet together — the dating jokes began. Of course, the same thing happened to Phillip Phillips and Elise Testone after their duet. A
Skylar Laine found herself in new territory last week on ‘American Idol.’ Despite a performance of Miranda Lambert‘s ‘Gunpowder and Lead‘ that the judges loved, the 18-year-old was lost in the bottom three. She lived to see another week — tonight (April 4) kicks off performances of ’80s songs — but the experience unnerved her.
Country gal Skylar Laine showed us a different side of her musical personality on tonight’s (April 4) episode of ‘American Idol.’ While we normally see her singing and stomping around the stage like a Reba McEntire-Miranda Lambert hybrid — lookout, Blake! — she chose to show off her soft and sensitive side with Bette Midler’s power ballad ‘Wind Beneath My Wings.’