The performance helped raise money for the Sandy relief efforts on Staten Island, New York.
The ‘American Idol’ winner plans to perform “Home” alongside the kids from PS22 with proceeds from the show going to relief efforts in the area.
The winner reveals the support he’s been given from former Idol contestants.
“He’s one of the biggest inspirations honestly of why I wanted to try out,” Phillips says of one pas contestant.
Tyler was a big fan of Phillips, predicting both his win and a career as an actor for the vulnerable Georgia native. But trying to choose the perfect replacement for Tyler wasn’t an easy task for Phillips.
“It’s an honor for them to want to use it and I’m very thankful for that. And they’ve done an amazing job from what I’ve heard,” Phillips said.
After becoming the unofficial theme song of the American women’s gymnastics team, Phillip Phillips’ “Home” is seeing a boost in sales.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — From the moment he first stepped in front of the judges and unleashed a folksy take on Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” guitar-playing crooner Phillip Phillips seemed preordained to win “American Idol,” and […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Phillip Phillips, a bluesy Georgia guitar man, was crowned the new “American Idol” on Wednesday after defeating teenager Jessica Sanchez in record viewer voting. He was the fifth male “Idol” winner […]
Out of all the American Idol hopefuls, it’s been narrowed down to the final two, Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips. Jessica Sanchez, although only 16, isn’t new to the industry, while Phillip Phillips is a […]