Kanye West Sang “Gold Digger” For His “American Idol” Audition

He finally got his big break.

1. A few months ago, news broke that Mr. Kim Kardashian himself auditioned for the final season of American Idol. The full audition (he performs “Gold Digger”) just came out and it’s magical:

2. Of course, when the serial awards show stage-crasher said he was performing something “original” he also had to mention he’d be name-dropping one of the judges in his audition:

Would it be Keith Urban? Harry Connick Jr.?!?

3. JK it totally was Jennifer Lopez.

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4. And J.Lo was totally feeling the performance, because DUH it’s Yeezy Season!

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5. And of course, Kim took some time off from breaking the internet to support her hubby’s dreams of finally making it big in music.

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6. Not surprisingly, the judges LOVED his performance. Kanye made it through to the Hollywood round!

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7. Happy Kanye is the best Kanye. Congrats, Yeezy!




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