Claudia Conway Reveals How She Came To Audition For ‘American Idol’: I’m Not A ‘Joke’

After appearing in a now-viral preview for ‘American Idol,’ Claudia Conway took to TikTok to shut down haters who think she’s a ‘joke’ and to share how her audition came about.

Viewers were shocked to see Claudia Conway pop up in a preview for the upcoming episode of American Idol, but it turns out that music has been part of her life for years. In a new TikTok video, she revealed how she wound up on the show. “They saw a video I posted as a joke of me singing and they were like, ‘Do you wanna audition?’ and I’m like….oh s***. Yeah. Who wouldn’t? Everyone thinks this is a publicity stunt or me trying to be…whatever…but music is a passion.”

sorry i sound weird i’m a little sick but yes my audition will air on sunday 🤎

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