Warning! The following contains spoilers for the American Idol performances that aired Sunday, April 4. Read at your own risk!
American Idol is halfway through the process of whittling down its Top 24, but it’s already clear to me there’s a clear disparity affecting the competition in Season 19. The women absolutely ran the stage on the first night of the All Star Duets and Solos round, and the longer the episode went on, the more aware I was of the fact that almost all the male competitors are so much more forgettable in comparison.