Chayce Beckham is the winner of Season 21 of American Idol, taking it home for country singers everywhere and even performed with Luke Combs.
American Idol fans everywhere rejoiced last night, Sunday, 5/23, when country boy, Chayce Beckham was crowned Season 21’s winner. During the three-hour special, Beckham shined on stage. However, the highlight of the show for every country music fan was when the singer was joined by Luke Combs on stage. Check out that moment and other highlights as we reflect on the budding star’s journey below.
During the episode, each contestant joined different superstars on stage to perform together. Beckham joined country megastar, Luke Combs. The duo sang Combs’ current single, “Forever After All.” Although there is no one quite like Combs, the American Idol winner held his own on stage! Fans have grown to love the South Carolina singer’s incredible tone and talent.
Of course, Beckham’s win was the biggest moment of the night! As humble as can be, Beckham took first place, while fan-favorite Willie Spence earned the runner-up spot. At the end of the night, the American Idol winner performed his own song “23.” The track, co-written by the singer, showcases personal lyrics. It’s clear the singer fits right in with the story-telling aspect of country music.
We are interested to see how Beckham’s career will continue to evolve. It is only just the beginning. Congrats to Chayce on his American Idol win!
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