Chayce Beckham was topped the winner of season 19 of ABC’s “American Idol,” and he is been working off the momentum from that second.
Beckham reunited with “American Idol” choose Luke Bryan on the “Gulf Coast Jam” in Florida on Sunday, June 6. The pair carried out a tune collectively, after which Beckham took heart stage to carry out his single, “23,” which was launched throughout his run on “American Idol.”
The singer-songwriter lately visited “American Idol” in-house mentor Bobby Bones on his radio show “The Bobby Bones Show” to speak about all the things he has deliberate, and he revealed one factor that occurred on the finale he hadn’t beforehand advised anybody about.
Beckham Revealed Why He Was Not Surprised When His Name Was Called
In a considerably stunning twist, Beckham revealed why he did not really look shocked when long-time “American Idol” host Ryan Seacrest referred to as his title because the winner on the finale.
“Here’s one thing concerning the second they referred to as my title,” Beckham advised Bones. “Lots of people have requested me, they’re like, ‘nicely, you did not appear shocked.’ I’ve by no means stated this to anyone, however that is really what occurred.”
He added, “That card is big and Ryan was proper subsequent to me. I noticed my title on the cardboard. Ryan is standing there, and he is like, ‘and the winner is…’ My title was large throughout this big gold card! I noticed it like possibly 10 seconds earlier than he stated my title.”
Beckham advised Bones that he used that 10 seconds to get able to carry out his single, “23,” instantly after his title was referred to as.
Beckham Performed “23” Live
After his interview, Beckham carried out “23” stay within the studio. He additionally spoke with Bones about why the tune was so private and why he thought it resonated with followers.
“It was a tune for me that it was simply speaking about me coping with a whole lot of my private points in life and type of simply telling a bit of my life,” he shared. “Not my complete life story, however type of only a piece of it. It was cool to look at how many individuals hook up with that tune on simply completely different ranges.”
He advised Bones that the tune was about not ingesting as a lot anymore for him, however he is aware of it is completely different for various folks.
“I see movies of individuals they usually’re partying and ingesting they usually’re singing ’23’ they usually’re having a very good time and I’m like, ‘hey dude, if that is what it’s to you, then that is what it’s to you. That’s cool. Who am I to you to inform you that you must take heed to the tune otherwise?,” Beckham added.
Beckham Won a Record Deal & $250,000
As a part of successful “American Idol,” Beckhamtookhome a report dealwith Hollywood Records along with a money prize,according to Newsweek. The money prize has been reported to be round $250,000, according to TMZ. The winner additionally will get gross sales and royalties from any album that’s launched below their report deal.
The outlet acquired a duplicate of top-five season 19 “American Idol” contestant Casey Bishop’s contract.
Beckham, who’s 24 years old and comes from Apple Valley, California,told Peoplethat he nonetheless has a whole lot of work to do and hopes to proceed engaged on his private life as nicely.
“I’ve a whole lot of stuff that I wish to knock out,” Beckham advised shops following the finale. “For me, that is just the start of what I wish to do. This was a terrific begin to my second probability at life. I actually did a very good job at messing all the things up and God gave me a second probability to come back again and do all this.”
He has additionally stated he will probably be shifting to Nashville with a couple of different “American Idol” contestants Hunter Metts, Graham DeFranco and Wyatt Pike.
Beckham will possible be maintaining his followers up to date onhis social media channelsall through his journey.
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