Fans of “American Idol” watching the finale might have been a little bit surprised on Wednesday night when Jennifer Nettles joined Jessica Meuse to sing Miley Cyrus’ song “Wrecking Ball.” The assumption that the two celebrities might have performed a hit that would have been more county was definitely set aside as the stars blew away the crowd at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. According to Reality Rewind on Wednesday, the performance was one of most highly anticipated duets of the night.
The song wasn't pitch perfect, but it definitely was good. Seeming to trade lyrics and give the audience a chance to hear Jessica’s vocals, there was a certain sense of disappointment that the star wouldn't be winning on the last show. Previously eliminated, the contestant seemed to have confidence in her future by giving a moment on live television to remember.
Both entertainer looked good for the segment. Jessica Meuse wore a sexy black outfit while Jennifer Nettles decided on a two piece outfit with a white shirt and a beautiful floral print pants that were perfect to showcase her figure.
Jennifer Nettles also performed her single “That Girl.” The solo moment had fans remembering why they loved the entertainer so much. Giving a heartfelt performance, it was emotional and moving which helped raise the excitement at the Nokia Theatre.
The moment on stage reminded the fans that Jessica definitely is one star that needs to be seen on tour. The “Idol Tour” is set to hit the road this summer, and fans have been debating on whether they might actually buy tickets. After all the performances at the Nokia, there is no doubt music lovers will want to see all the artists on stage.
While the “American Idol” finale is all about picking a winner, Jennifer Nettles and Jessica Meuse reminded the fans that good music is part of the show too. Take a look at the video clip of Jennifer and Jessica’s performance.