Third runner-up Jax stole the show on the season finale of ‘American Idol’ when she teamed up with Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler to perform a riveting rendition of ‘Piece of My Heart’. Now, the iconic rocker wants to take the young singer ‘under his wings’ and ‘propel her career’, Hollywoodlife.com EXCLUSIVELY reports. Exciting!!!
She may not have won the top spot on American Idol, but what Jax, 19, did win is Steven Tyler‘s heart. After tearing up the stage on the season finale with their performance of the Janis Joplin classic ‘Piece of My Heart’, the veteran rockstar and New Jersey native plan on making music together, an insider tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
‘American Idol’: Jax & Steven Tyler’s Big Plans To Launch Her Career
Jax has plenty to be stoked about after rocking out on stage with Steven, 67, and proving without a shadow of a doubt that she can hold her own.
“Steven thinks Jax has crazy raw talent, so much so he wants to take her under his wing. Maybe even collaborate on a song together,” an insider tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
Steven was actually the one who came up with the idea to perform with Jax on the finale.
“He thinks she’s an old soul and would be thrilled to propel her career,” the source explains. Sounds like a match made in musical heaven to us! And hey, just because she didn’t win, doesn’t mean she won’t make it big? Right, Jennifer Hudson? Yeah!
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What do YOU think HollywoodLifers, should Jax and Steven Tyler collaborate on a song together? How about Nick and Taylor? Tell us what YOU think!
–Reporting by Sandra Clark