Mariah Carey Songs Banned From ‘American Idol’

Contributed by ballersfantasy:

According to Launch, several singers and songs were banned from being performed at this year’s ‘American Idol’ auditions, including Sarah McLachlan’s ‘Angel’, Etta James’ ‘At Last’, Elton John’s ‘Candle In The Wind’, and the ever-popular ‘Fallin’ by Alicia Keys. Also, songs by Bruce Springsteen, James Taylor, Mariah Carey, No Doubt, R. Kelly, Tom Petty, Korn, Linkin Park, Carly Simon, & John Mellencamp were also banned during the audition process. The story at has since been removed.

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One thought on “Mariah Carey Songs Banned From ‘American Idol’

  1. Jive says:

    This is not new news. They only banned those songs since most of them sing it during the auditions and the judges were sick of hearing the same songs over. Anyway, those songs are hard to sing.

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