American Idol hopeful.
"I love makeup's power to transform and empower", Katy tells PeopleStyle.
Laine, a 17-year-old high school student from Livingston, LA, performed "Hurricane" by Band of Heathens with a surprising raspy and deep sound to his voice.
After a montage of young singers, we focus on Andrew Weaver, a 16-year-old from Bremen, Georgia, who auditions with Ed Sheeran's "Thinking Out Loud".
Michelle Sussett was the first contestant to try out in Los Angeles, she succeeds in drawing judges attention by her performance in which she sang a Spanish language song and danced as well.
"You're in", Katy said without any further thought. This time he sings "Don't You Worry Child", and Lionel Richie gives him a hug and a golden ticket.
Both Lionel and Luke rushed to Katy's aid as she struggled to get up off the floor.
When she isn't sharing her special, unique talent of looking like a frog, the 32-year-old pop star is taking her responsibilities as a judge incredibly serious on the show.
I think it's a good start to the show. Although his song choice is interesting and his tone is interesting, they judges turn him down. And Katy also immediately attracted to the artist, too.
Lionel said it was really good but there were things she needed to tone down. She can definitely sing. "Not only did Luke think Garrett, standing 6'4" was handsome to look at, but he also noted his performance was "raw" and "badass". However, Garrett received a golden ticket.
David Francisco, 25, Nashville, Tennessee: He moved to Music City to pursue his dreams, but was hit by a vehicle and paralyzed from the waist down. David had a very inspirational story about slowly recovering from an accident that left him paralyzed from the waist down. Misha Gontar, an MRI technologist from the Ukraine living in Marengo in McHenry County, delivered one of the most memorable auditions so far.