Sunday, June 26, 2022

Winn eliminated on ‘American Idol’

Less than a week before her March 6 televised appearance on "American Idol," Shayla Winn stands in Thomas Dale High's auditorium. Winn was among the top 40 American Idol contestants, but didn't advance to the top 20 in the episode that aired March 31.  Photo by Jenny McQueen

After becoming one of the top 40 contestants on the current season of “American Idol,” Midlothian 18-year-old Shayla “Shayy” Winn was eliminated on the episode that aired Sunday night.

Following a performance of Adele’s “All I Ask” at Disney’s Aulani Resort in Hawaii, Winn, a senior at Thomas Dale High School, was informed by judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luk...

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