General: World first for an Idol finalist to sing their own original song?

Submitted by admin on 27 September, 2006 - 11:34am

Which Idol finalists (in any country) have sung one of their own songs during the finals part of the competition? Or, is this a world-first?

Australian Idol having

Australian Idol having special Tuesday  17 October with contestants performing their own original songs........

all 7 performed covers but

all 7 performed covers but some played instruments

Ozzy Idol's having an

Ozzy Idol's having an originals week next...

No, it's not originals, it's

No, it's not originals, it's 'play an instrument if you want to' week

"For the first time in Idol history, contestants have been given the option of playing with a musical instrument and fans have been looking forward to this innovative addition to the Idol format".

They are all singing covers...

Did Clay Aitken sing his own

Did Clay Aitken sing his own song in the 2nd American Idol?

Clay Aiken sang AN original

Clay Aiken sang AN original song, 'This is the night,' but it wasn't HIS original song :D 

I loved it when Zayra

I loved it when Zayra Alvarez sang her own song "Lluvia De Mar"... It was amazing!!

GO BEN, this guy is

GO BEN, this guy is definetely talented, im soo happy hes singing his own song hopefully he can proove to the judges and of course the audience how good he really is, he really does have what it takes to win this thing, us fans have just gotta be great supporters and vote for him

No. Margaret Berger and Tone

No. Margaret Berger and Tone Annette E Elde sang their own songs.

How long was these people on

How long was these people on the idol show and did they sing it in the top 10 rounds

Thanks! I knew someone on

Thanks! I knew someone on here would know - what songs did they sing which were their own - I tried to find out but couldn't spot the originals.

Tone Anette Eidsheim Elde came 6th out of the Top 9 in Season 1 of Norwegian Idol singing: Sommerfuggel I Vinterland by Halvdan Sivertsen, Hello by Lionel Ritchie, Sacrifice by Elton John, Upside Down by Diana Ross - I couldn't see an original?

I can't remember the name of

I can't remember the name of Tone's but Magaret's was 'Were You Worth My Tears' and it was soooooooo amazing

Thanks! But that was in the

Thanks! But that was in the Top 50 round she sang that, not in the finals.

I follow most of the idol

I follow most of the idol shows around the world and i think this is the world's first. GO BEN you are the man for doing this.

Way to  go Ben, now they

Way to  go Ben, now they will see what you are all about - TALENT!

Then I guess you don't

Then I guess you don't follow Norway or you'd know the World Idol Kurt Nilsen sang his own song "Wedding's off" in the finale of Norwegian Idol.

It's been four months since

It's been four months since that post and you need to drag it back up??

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