Luke Bryan Praises Alyssa Wray’s Cover Of Carrie Underwood Hit On ‘American Idol’: “I Loved It”
April 4, 2021
Alyssa Wray performed Carrie Underwood’s Grammy-award winning single “Something In The Water” during her Top 24 solo performance on American Idol on Sunday, April 5.
“Something In The Water” appears on Underwood’s Greatest Hits: Decade #1, released as the album’s lead single in 2014, earning the country superstar her 14th career No. 1. The song also won the Grammy Award for Best Country Solo Performance.
Later in the show, Wray performed a duet alongside Katharine McPhee which earned her praise from Idol judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan.
“Watching you perform is like watching someone trying to keep a cap on a volcano,” Richie gushed.
“I think you’re the first singer that really held your own on stage with the other star,” Perry added.
“You’re giving me and all the judges just star sparkle,” Bryan said. “I mean I watched you onstage with a star be your own star and it was awesome, I loved it!”
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Watch Wray’s full performance of Underwood’s “Something In The Water” above.