Grab Your Tissues! Ronda Felton Makes Lionel Richie Cry! - American Idol 2021

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Ronda Felton has faced some challenging times throughout her life, but nothing has taken away from her kind, loving spirit. Ronda absolutely blows the judges away with her rendition of “One Night Only” by Jennifer Hudson, as Lionel is moved to tears by Ronda’s performance. Katy Perry tells Ronda: “You don't have to be strong. You just have to be Ronda and that will take you all the way." We’re beyond excited to see what Ronda has in store for Hollywood Week!
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AMERICAN IDOL, the iconic series that revolutionized the television landscape by pioneering the music competition genre, returns on ABC.
American Idol 2021
Helping to determine who America will ultimately vote for to become the next singing sensation are music industry forces and superstar judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie. Emmy® Award-winning host and producer Ryan Seacrest continues as host of the beloved series, while multimedia personality Bobby Bones serves as the in-house mentor.

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  • Helen McCroskey

    Helen McCroskey

    4 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Rhonda, God is singing through you! You are awesome. 👏

  • Booked and Busy

    Booked and Busy

    6 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Sistah! You can blow!!

  • Karen Bond

    Karen Bond

    8 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    As the old Baptist Hymn says” I Stand Amazed of Jesus The Nazarene” this shows that God can do anything but Fail!! This young Lady even after crying , stood there and nailed that song, and I agree with the Judges this is not the best from her !! I had chills then, and I believe in time to come I will feel I’m in Iceland!! Go get your dream young lady!! It’s yours for the asking !

  • Gloria Mitchell

    Gloria Mitchell

    9 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Beautiful soul.

  • Carol Jefta

    Carol Jefta

    10 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    baby girl u fantastic made me cry the Almighty will carry both of u

  • Berri Hill

    Berri Hill

    13 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    It's her mom's words for me..... Lord we must get up and fight.... Now the daughter has me crying more

  • Karen Walton

    Karen Walton

    19 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Robert Perdue

    Robert Perdue

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I can't stop watching it my heart goes out to that young lady

  • Robert Perdue

    Robert Perdue

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This the best thing I seen all year

  • Robert Perdue

    Robert Perdue

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wow I pray to God with all my heart that she make it she made me cry

  • Robert Perdue

    Robert Perdue

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Robert Perdue

    Robert Perdue

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She don't have to sing at 1:31 she touched my heart

  • Nelly


    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    When she ran n got her mom n we mom and Lionel song her favorite song together I tear up no matter what what life throw at u be strong n believe

  • Nelly


    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Her note coming out I got chills I knw she was gonna hit all the notes 😍👏🏾🔥

  • HarmoniesbyAJ


    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Had me slopping crying

  • Mr Nix

    Mr Nix

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Tracey Curenton- Lenton

    Tracey Curenton- Lenton

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    You got this, God has you covered and sweetie your voice is phenomenal. Love it

  • Brandon Hamilton

    Brandon Hamilton

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I pray she makes her dreams come true and that she can put her and her mother where they deserve to be. Somewhere happy. God blesses us all. Some of our journeys aren't as easy as others. But the hardest paths have the most beautiful destinations.

  • Amy Graham

    Amy Graham

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This one is a keeper!!!❤️ Every now & then you hear words of substance, clothed with compassion & hope!!! Lionel Richie, hats off to you, dear Sir!!!

  • Malinda Jones

    Malinda Jones

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wonda i love you don't give up hope you're beautiful

  • lynda waters

    lynda waters

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Shaniece Mills

    Shaniece Mills

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Lord these 😢 😿 😹 😭 😂 😢

  • Soulful Creations 4u

    Soulful Creations 4u

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wow I'm not a crier. But, I teared up on their story and her voice!

  • Jah Dale

    Jah Dale

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Who else in here cried?

  • Lenora Walters

    Lenora Walters

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    And they sent her home! She needs to be on Broadway ASAP!

  • Sade` With The Receipts

    Sade` With The Receipts

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Ok ALL OF MY CHILDREN ARE ON PUNISHMENT EFFECTIVELY ASAP! I HAVE TOLD THEM OVER AND OVER ABOUT COMING INTO MY ROOM CUTTING THESE DAMN ONIONS RIGHT NEXT TO ME WHILE I AM WATCHING VIDEOS ON MY LAPTOP! 😠 😡 I was watching and listening to gospel music on this rainy Sunday morning on 4/11/2021 at 11:28 a.m. and here comes these folks 😢 😭🙌🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👑

  • Renata Conage

    Renata Conage

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Beautiful Beautiful 🤎🙌🏿🙌🏿🙌🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿

  • Bertha Morris

    Bertha Morris

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Va notato che la convinzione di alcuni oppositori determina in gran parte l'importanza delle forme di influenza. Innanzitutto, diluito con una discreta dose di empatia, il pensiero razionale rivela un'urgente necessita di rafforzare i valori morali.Va notato che la comprensione dell'essenza delle tecnologie di risparmio delle risorse, nella sua visione classica, consente l'introduzione di condizioni di attivazione appropriate. Un'esperienza ricca e diversificata ci dice che il vettore di base dello sviluppo, nella sua visione classica, consente l'introduzione di un sistema di partecipazione di massa.



    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Made me cry so touching shes going places



    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    May God bless your life with wealth



    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Bless your heart may God bless you

  • No Games

    No Games

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Amazing. Both of them are beautiful souls. Kudos Moms. You should be very proud!!!! God bless the two of you!

  • Empress Watson

    Empress Watson

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Got dammit I cried to😭😢😥😰😨🥺

  • Zaire Dravis

    Zaire Dravis

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I love her and her mommy We all god kids 🖤🖤🖤🖤❤❤❤❤🙏🙏🙏 lord bless them 😔😔😔😍😍

  • Valerie Willams

    Valerie Willams

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Look at God's and won't he do it. Amen....

  • Nicki Hope

    Nicki Hope

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Record deal NOW!

  • Aquabayb


    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Yesss she is amazing

  • Marquesha Sheffield

    Marquesha Sheffield

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Sound like jennifer hudson on god 🙏🥺😯💚🙄🤔🤨😨🙊🙉🙈

  • Casual Finley

    Casual Finley

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Rebdhl


    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wow she brought me to tears

  • Loveth Cherish

    Loveth Cherish

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wow....this is so emotional,i can't stop crying. Nice one guys👍

  • Mohit Bhandari

    Mohit Bhandari

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She looks so innocent 😊😊

  • Wejaune Henry

    Wejaune Henry

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    You have an amazing voice... You deserve this opportunity. Your great. Just keep fighting

  • Linda Gitau

    Linda Gitau

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This relationship is pure love, the Mama is the baby and the baby is the Mama.

  • Renee Allen

    Renee Allen

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Susana Sunshine

    Susana Sunshine

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • EDWR FLE, Chef

    EDWR FLE, Chef

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Sing sing sing just wonderful 👏🏾 wow 👏🏾

  • Bridget Baffour

    Bridget Baffour

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    U a so beautiful God bless

  • Maya Smith

    Maya Smith

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This touched my soul ❤❤❤ made me cry. I will make it. No matter what

  • Loqua Wade

    Loqua Wade

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Blew me away! Wow! 🥰

  • Jojo Harte

    Jojo Harte

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Beautiful inside and out !! You keep going girl gods got you .. xx

  • T Black

    T Black

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Imma really need YouTube to add a tissue emoji to these videos that’s gonna have me water falling. GOD IS AMAZING

  • Rebecca Cavitt

    Rebecca Cavitt

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This was beautiful made me cry too, touched me to the core and, I love Zoom 💘

  • Scarlet Frances

    Scarlet Frances

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Feel Good to Look Good

    Feel Good to Look Good

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    If THAT 8 minutes wasn't a beautiful moment - what is??! Thank you!

  • CherylDW59


    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    JESUS , Thank you for this child .

  • Tiara Monee

    Tiara Monee

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She did that.,🤩

  • aghogho ochuko

    aghogho ochuko

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I couldn’t hold my tears

  • Angelita Paton Bacchus

    Angelita Paton Bacchus

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I don’t know but Lionel is getting younger and better 🥰

  • Kanya Mpelane

    Kanya Mpelane

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I love everything about this audition. The love and sincerity displayed is humbling. Also, uncle Lionel being a great soul and singing her mom's favourite song makes it even more heart-warming💚💚💚

  • CourtneyS_ Co

    CourtneyS_ Co

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    “God provides a crack in the wall”.... whew🥲🙌🏾

  • Larry & Karen Life Laughs & Love

    Larry & Karen Life Laughs & Love

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Lionel Richie is a great guy...and I love him as a judge on this show

  • Mel T

    Mel T

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Yaasss 🙌🏾🙌🏾

  • Mildred Sanders

    Mildred Sanders

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    That Was Very Touching 😢 She has a Beautiful Voice. AMEN🙌🙌🙌

  • Mejia onerose

    Mejia onerose

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    It hurts

  • jam


    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    That piano jazzist was on point! He knew to play the instrumental & then Lionel, the mom and daughter just took it away!

  • Priscilla Reyes

    Priscilla Reyes

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I love you young lady

  • Tyree Crandle

    Tyree Crandle

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    That made me cry

  • Janice R Wilson

    Janice R Wilson

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    The combative knickers immunophenotypically deceive because anatomy mechanistically glue round a encouraging use. energetic, yellow apparatus

  • Lodj Lodjv

    Lodj Lodjv

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

  • Jessica


    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Keely Christine

    Keely Christine

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I love how rocks Lionel is by this whole wonderful experience.

  • Aneet Saanggg

    Aneet Saanggg

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    With Jesus Christ in the Vessel, we as God's People can smile at all the storms! With our Head held high, knowing that our best is yet to come, IN the Mighty Name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, AMEN AND AMEN. Hallelujah! thank you Sweet Jesus for your blessings on us yours people, always and forever more amen!!!!!!!.

  • Yolanda Sulton

    Yolanda Sulton

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Apostle Harriet Locklear

    Apostle Harriet Locklear

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This American Idol show
    It’s not just about only talent but it’s reaching out to so many that never had a chance of feeling worthy they are important .I was a Single Hard Working Mother I Just Wept so much 😭because I know what it is to travel in her

  • Latoya Harvey

    Latoya Harvey

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Just puddles over here😭. Just Beautiful !!

  • Yvonne Wallace

    Yvonne Wallace

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Great job

  • Hailey's Dailey Dose

    Hailey's Dailey Dose

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Shawnee D

    Shawnee D

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She is just as pretty as her voice.

  • Spiritual Truth

    Spiritual Truth

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She's so pretty♥️

  • T May

    T May

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Yep i cried !

  • Jocelyn Peaks

    Jocelyn Peaks

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Daniel Brooks

    Daniel Brooks

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Tears of joy😭😭😭😭

  • Daniel Brooks

    Daniel Brooks

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Im crying so hard loving this

  • Daniel Brooks

    Daniel Brooks

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I love her mom so much a strong black woman and her daugher going to even be stronger

  • Rachel Edwards

    Rachel Edwards

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She is beautiful and so is her momma! And her voice is beautiful as well!❤️❤️

  • Linda H

    Linda H

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • sanae dillard

    sanae dillard

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  • Toniya Stephens

    Toniya Stephens

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Aww she is so precious....She has me teared up....i love their relationship. I miss my mommy.

  • queentiffa


    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Amenn.!!!! Lord is GOOD.!! Can you see.?!

  • latoya crocker

    latoya crocker

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This has me at work crying. She did an amazing job!!!!

  • Delina Hamilton

    Delina Hamilton

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    From the shelter get up and fight.. from the car get up and fight.. wonderful mom.. you go girl...

  • L Lee

    L Lee

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Would you hire that to be the face of your company?

  • Ms.Netisa Lovelace

    Ms.Netisa Lovelace

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Absolutely remarkable I am so proud of that mother and that beautiful sweet child what a blessing from God and the blessing he gave her and her voice to be able to sound so amazing she was definitely gifted from God to help them get out of the situation they have been in for so long what a blessing from God what an awesome strong mother God is so good this was so emotional thank you for sharing absolutely beautiful 🙏🏽🙏🏽💝💝🦋🌹🙋🏽‍♀️🌞🎶🎶🎶

  • Amanda C.

    Amanda C.

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Bad choices get people in hard situations. No mention of a "dad or husband." He'll probably show up if she becomes a star like Elisha Keys dad did.

    • Water Works

      Water Works

      4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      No need to mention a husband or dad because that have God and each other.

  • Julia Cade

    Julia Cade

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    God provides you the crack...

  • Debbie Gannon_ Cothran

    Debbie Gannon_ Cothran

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Love This... Made me Cry...

  • Mario Quesada

    Mario Quesada

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I did cry :-)

  • Njeri Jeri

    Njeri Jeri

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Omg this reminds me of my son and I. He is 19 and we both have bn through alot...may God bless this young lady and her mom...finally that small window has opened for both of go are in good hands...God got u; your mama got u and Lionel Richie got you...YES 👍

  • Mr Maxxx

    Mr Maxxx

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    She sings better than half of folks in the business right now, she can sing/sang respect