American Idol Season 20 has begun airing its audition episodes, which will see hopeful contestants perform before the judges - Lionel Richie, Katy Perry, and Luke Bryan.
Donavan Diaz is among the talented group of contestants who will appear on the show this season. He will be featured in the upcoming third episode.
The show currently features auditions that took place in Los Angeles (California), Austin (Texas), and Nashville (Tennessee) last year.
A total of 14 talented contestants will appear in the third episode of the show.
Who is Donavan Diaz in American Idol Season 20?
Donavan Diaz is a singer and entrepreneur hailing from Hereford, FX. He owns a fashion and beauty website called Lavish, in which he sells spunky T-shirts, wallets, and other accessories.
The 20-year-old is currently a funeral director/embalmer at Bartley Funeral Home. According to his LinkedIn profile, he was also an assistant manager at Roberts Parkside Chapel.
Additionally, Diaz posts funny Tik Tok and Instagram reels on social media. He has uploaded many singing videos to the platforms, which have garnered much praise from netizens.
Ahead of his appearance on the upcoming episode, Diaz posted a picture on his Instagram and expressed his excitement to be a part of the iconic show. He wrote in his caption:
"The Emotions, The Adrenaline behind this photo is unreal. Fun Fact... I’m the first from the west and Hereford (from what I was told) to make it to Celebrity Judges🤯 See you soon on a screen near you❤️ Tune in weekly Sunday 7PM @abcnetwork for @americanidol"
What is American Idol Season 20 all about?
American Idol is one of the greatest singing competitions in the history of reality television.
Like every other season of the show, Season 20 features a fresh batch of aspiring singers. After a relentless auditioning process, a few contestants will be selected to enter the main competition. The winner will receive a record deal and a grand cash prize.
However, a couple of changes have been made to Season 20, including the introduction of the Platinum Ticket and the absence of Bobby Bones as the in-house mentor.
The third episode of the show will air on March 13 at 8:00 pm ET/PT on ABC.