Christian McGuckian has that “magic country stuff” going on in her voice, according to Luke Bryan, but she’s letting everything around her get in the way. Christian enters the American Idol audition room letting her nerves get the best of her, but after Lionel Richie, Luke Bryan and Katy Perry take Christian under their wings, doing their best to make her feel comfortable during her audition, Christian is able to come out of her shell and show the judges that she has what it takes. Will Christian be able to overcome her insecurities and “dig in the right direction” during Hollywood Week? See more of American Idol 2021 on our official site: www.americanidol.com Like American Idol on Facebook: www.facebook.com/AmericanIdol Follow American Idol on Twitter: twitter.com/americanidol Follow American Idol on Instagram: www.instagram.com/americanidol/ AMERICAN IDOL, the iconic series that revolutionized the television landscape by pioneering the music competition genre, returns on ABC. American Idol 2021 Helping to determine who America will ultimately vote for to become the next singing sensation are music industry forces and superstar judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie. Emmy® Award-winning host and producer Ryan Seacrest continues as host of the beloved series, while multimedia personality Bobby Bones serves as the in-house mentor.