Monthly Archives: February 2015

SOME PEOPLE JUST HAVE ALL THE TALENT (AND OTHER THINGS WE’VE LEARNED FROM ADAM EZEGELIAN)

Hue has recently been expending quite a bit of energy trying not to feel jealous of Adam Ezegelian, a Toy Design student who is making American Idol a must-watch this season.

Adam Ezegelian does FIT proud.

Our hometown hero: Adam Ezegelian does FIT proud.

In his audition, before launching into a freewheeling, revved-up rendition of “Born to Be Wild,” Ezegelian showed off a few spectacular caricatures he’d drawn of the judges.

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Next came Hollywood Week, and he sang a version of “Demons” by Imagine Dragons. It’s hard to tell what J.Lo’s grimace meant, but they seemed happy with his performance.

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And on group day, singing “Pretty Young Thing,” he killed it with buoyant, driving energy, nabbing himself a spot in the competition proper. Not only that, while the other contestants quaked in their boots, he seemed to be having a rollicking good time.

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We can’t wait to see what vocal pleasures Ezegelian will bring to our televisions in the coming weeks!