Ryan Seacrest has been the host of ‘American Idol’ for 13 seasons, but he’s never sang his own song…until tonight! Ryan surprised the audience with by singing a ballad of his own!
American Idol has made Ryan Seacrest a star, but has it made him a singing superstar? After the May 21 finale, yes! Ryan gave finalists Jena Irene and Caleb Johnson a run for their money with his very own concert (or at least he tried)! We love you, Ryan!
Ryan Seacrest Takes The Stage To Sing On ‘American Idol’
Ryan Seacrest has been at the helm of American Idol since the very beginning, but never like this!
On the May 21 finale, the famed host surprised the audience with a song of his very own!
Randy Jackson introduced Ryan, alongside his family. Ryan’s mother, father and sister were all in the audience to welcome him into the spotlight, and his mom even reminisced on his very first concert — so sweet!
Ryan opened his big debut, singing Richard Marx‘s ballad “Right Here Waiting.” Ryan looked very dapper in his tux, grabbing his mic, and then the curtains rose and there was Richard! Ryan put his best foot forward to duet with the legendary singer and they belted it out at the piano.
We love that Ryan was such a good sport! A man of many talents…
HollywoodLifers, did you like Ryan’s performance on American Idol? Was it a good idea or did he embarrass himself? Let us know!
— Elizabeth Wagmeister
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