Which of Idol's Milwaukee Singers Got It Right?

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Entertainment Jan. 27, 2011 AT 10:00AM
Which of Idol's Milwaukee Singers Got It Right?

American Idol brought its audition tour to Milwaukee Wednesday night, and the field of Hollywood Week-worthy singers started to take shape.

Kicking off the night was 16-year-old country crooner Scotty McCreery, whose pitch-perfect Travis Tritt cover was dubbed "beautiful" by Steven Tyler. "With the right songs, we discovered him," declared Jennifer Lopez.

Adding to the judges' excitement was Naima Adedapo, a grounds cleanup worker from Milwaukee. Belting out Donny Hathaway's "For All We Know," Adedapo, 25, was deemed "the whole package" by Lopez.

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Perhaps the night's most touching performance came thanks to Illinois contestant Chris Medina, who sang for the judges as his handicapped fiancee watched in the wings.

Suffering a traumatic brain injury as the result of an accident, Medina's fiancee Juliana slipped into a coma for a month and a half before waking up to her doting boyfriend. "I didn't know what was going to happen after [the accident], but I knew she wasn't going to die," Medina said in his audition tape.

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After Medina's soulful performance of The Script's "Breakeven," the judges asked to meet Juliana. "He sings so good because he sings to you," Tyler told the wheelchair-bound woman, as the trio offered Medina his ticket to Hollywood.

By Allison Corneau for UsMagazine.com. For more Channel Surfing, click here.

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