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This Subway Busker Absolutely Nailed His "American Idol" Audition

World, meet Hollywood Anderson!

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Hollywood Anderson is a 22-year-old New York subway busker whose mind-blowing American Idol audition is almost too good to process:

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In the video he explains that he only learned how to play the guitar a year ago, after it was gifted to him by Norman Lotz at Covenant House, a shelter for homeless youth.

After his episode aired, Hollywood tweeted about his audition experience using the hashtag #HomelessToHollywood.

I've had a hard life but I've not made that a an excuse for why I don't chase my dreams!#HomelessToHollywood apples to everything you do!

Hollywood Anderson@HollywoodAndyNYFollow

I've had a hard life but I've not made that a an excuse for why I don't chase my dreams!#HomelessToHollywood apples to everything you do!

4:05 AM - 16 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

You can listen to more Hollywood on his Soundcloud page, or follow him on his twitter @HollywoodAndyNY!

(His Soundcloud has a rough recording of "My Best Friend," for those who are already obsessed.)