Another contestant who has passed the American Idol audition is Cole Hallman. The judges were thrilled with the college graduate’s rendition of Lodi by Creedence Clearwater Revival. Later, he performed with his biggest fan, Katie, who was born with a chromosomal abnormality that caused developmental and behavioral issues.
Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie, the judges, were thrilled with his performance and awarded him a golden ticket to Hollywood. The 20th season of the singing competition will premiere on ABC on Sunday, February 27 at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
Everything You Need To Know About American Idol’s Cole Hallman
Cole Hallman, an American singer, and songwriter of 22 years hails from Manasquan, New Jersey. His father, David, is the Superintendent of Schools in Belmar, and his mother, Nicolle, teaches third grade in Howell.
His two sisters are Katie and Ellie Hallman. Katie, his younger sister, is a recent Manasquan High School graduate.
Hallman graduated from Hawaii Pacific University with a bachelor’s degree in 2022 and worked as a surf shop employee. Surfing is a pastime for the family-oriented dog lover.
The well-known singer, who only started playing the guitar a few years ago, has posted a number of songs on his social media sites. Additionally, he has a Spotify account where his songs have received over half a million plays.
The singer’s Instagram account, Colehallmanmusic, has 11,200 followers. In the meantime, his TikTok account with the same username has 354,2k followers.
The American Idol producers invited Hallam to audition in Nashville after witnessing his TikTok song, which received over 8 million likes. As the lead vocalist of the Orange Blossoms band, he has performed several live concerts.
Regarding American Idol
American Idol, developed by Simon Fuller and produced by Fremantle North America and 19 Entertainment, debuted on Fox in 2003. From June 11, 2002, until April 7, 2016, there were fifteen seasons. The sitcom returned to ABC on March 11, 2018, following a two-year absence.