Author Archives: MichaelSimeon
Michael continues to impress the judges and the media with his Hollywood Week Day 4 performance, Colbie Caillat’s “Try.”
Read the full article: “‘American Idol’ Sneak Peek: Michael Simeon Wows J.Lo on Final Day of Hollywood Week!,” ET, February 12, 2015.
Music Times reviews “American Idol” Season XIV group performances and had rave reviews for Michael Simeon and Team Dimples! Read for yourself!
Team Dimples - Jaq Mackenzie, Nick Fradiani, Hunter Larsen, Michael Simeon - killed it. J.Lo couldn’t stop staring at her boy, Simeon, and that’s probably because he was a standout. Larsen is another contender who will make it to the Top 24.
Read the full article: “‘American Idol’ Season 14 Recap & Review: Group Performances Begin and One Chick Passes Out,” Music Times, February 5, 2015.
Yahoo! Music posted a full review of American Idol’s Hollywood Week, giving Team Dimples a glowing review! Here’s what author Lindsey Parker had to say about Michael and the group:
Team Dimples – This Group Day performance definitely made me smile. Jaq Mackenzie, Michael Simeon, Nick Fradiani, and Hunter Larsen worked their magic with Magic’s “Rude” (a song I thought I’d never, ever want to hear again), oozing charisma and chemistry and all-around good vibes. This was one of the few group performances Thursday that worked on all levels. Team Dimples for the win!
Read the full article: ‘American Idol’ Hollywood Week, Pt. 2: Sangin’ and Cliffhangin’, Yahoo Music, February 6, 2015.
Michael Simeon is joined by two other Mississippians in his quest for American Idol glory. The Sun Herald highlights the three natives:
Lumberton farmer and Ole Miss student Michael Simeon wowed the “American Idol” judges Thursday night as Hollywood Week continued.
Singing “Rude” by Magic!, Simeon and the three other “Idol” hopefuls in his group kept celebrity judge Jennifer Lopez smiling. That smile turned into a grin whenever Simeon sang his solo.
Read the full article: “‘3 from Mississippi advancing toward ‘American Idol’ fame,” The Sun Herald, February 5, 2015.
NJ.com posted its full recap of American Idol’s Hollywood Week, which included this summary of Michael Simeon’s group:
Team “Dimples,” with Michael Simeon, Jaq Mackenzie, Nick Fradiani and Hunter Larsen was easily the most polished, with beautiful harmonies and very strong solo parts. J-Lo said over and over how much she loved Michael.
Read the full article: “‘American Idol’ 2015 recap: N.J. singer Jax’s team left hanging in group round?,” The Clarion-Ledger, February 6, 2015.