Franklin Boone Wiki
Franklin Boone, 27 is a Singer/Songwriter and music teacher based out of Durham, NC. He had the “American Idol” audition of his dreams in Sunday’s pre-taped episode.
Franklin Boone Bio
He is a singer and songwriter from the “Bull City,” Durham, a city with a thriving and diverse musical scene, with Franklin Boone being a perfect example of this. His distinct & unique sound is due partly to the wide range of styles & genres which influenced him as he developed & mastered his craft. His sound nods to alternative/indie rock, folk, r&b, jazz, the ’70s, ’80s & 90’s rock.
He is 27 years old
He had the “American Idol” audition of his dreams in Sunday’s pre-taped episode. The artist, who walked in with dreadlocks and a guitar, certainly possessed plenty of charisma and poise. When the judges found out that he taught a music class at the School of Rock, they were already pumped to see what he could do. And Franklin did not disappoint. He sang an amazing version of ‘Dreams’ by Fleetwood Mac that had the judges hanging on to his every word.
His beautiful, husky voice and guitar skills worked really well together and his original arrangement of the song was truly captivating.
After hearing his soulful, bluesy rendition, the judges broke out applause. Luke Bryan told Franklin that the very first pitch-perfect note he hit was already telling him a story. I just see recording artiste and so much artistry in you said an impressed Bryan.
A fangirling Katy Perry told Boone that he could easily show his music students the path to stardom and lead by example. She also told the young music teacher that he could definitely win the singing competition if he wanted to because he possessed that much raw talent. A thoroughly impressed Lionel Richie echoed her words, telling Franklin that he had brought his own unique style to ‘American Idol’ — vocally, in your look and in your attitude, all in one package.