Weezer, Wade Cota & Walker Burroughs Sing "Africa" and Other Hits - American Idol 2019 Finale


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  • Wayne Clark
    Wayne Clark  2 months back


    • allphilly111
      allphilly111  3 months back

      Wow all of this sucked, lmao

      • jamie duckworth
        jamie duckworth  4 months back

        This was ok

        • Isaiah Owens
          Isaiah Owens  4 months back

          Walker should’ve sung by himself or with Lionel Richie 😑

          • Kumi na moja
            Kumi na moja  4 months back

            Why not ask TOTO to come. Ah well that s a level to high to have on the show I guess. This is rape of one of the greatest songs

            • words of wisdom
              words of wisdom  4 months back

              Cringe. Weezer and Wade sounded fucking awful. Walker did good but they chose shitty songs.

              • Princess Geek Girl
                Princess Geek Girl  5 months back

                They could've thought this out more. Wade should've been given a different song, but I would also say that pairing both Walker and Wade with Weezer was a risky choice. While it did challenge them, it was not a smart choice. Walker did amazing nonethless, and I still believe that Wade is an amazing oh talented guy. Weezer can be great, but this was not one of those times. All in all, I would say there were good and bad things about this performance, and that some of the hate towards the producers, music management and the people on stage was very unneeded. I do agree that it could've been better, but I will still forever love Idol and the two amazing contestants up there.

                • Roxy Van
                  Roxy Van  5 months back

                  And ya! This song choice totally sucked for him but that goes right along with any artist. He has his OWN UNIQUE sexy 60s voice! I LOVVVVED listening to him perform on AMERICA IDOL! He’s the whole reason I watched. And NO! I don’t know him

                  • Roxy Van
                    Roxy Van  5 months back

                    This pissed me off! Wade voted in the top FOUR! He should of had his OWN SOLO like the others that didn’t even make it as far as him! WHERE IS WADE NOW?!! BEEN WAITING FOR HIS ALBUMN! He has such a unique voice and he’s the ONLY one I would of shelled any $$$ out to

                    • Comy LARE
                      Comy LARE  5 months back

                      God wait. That first dude was ACTUALLY a contestant??.... 😮😮😮😮😂😂😂

                      • MegaSplosion
                        MegaSplosion  5 months back

                        this is too cute.

                        • MegaSplosion
                          MegaSplosion  5 months back

                          I kinda love this now.

                        • Adam Shaber
                          Adam Shaber  6 months back

                          This was soooo badddddddd!!!!!!!!!!!

                          • R Hailey
                            R Hailey  6 months back

                            Let's turn up the radio, turn off those stupid singing shows.

                            • CHRISTI XX
                              CHRISTI XX  6 months back

                              Walker forgot some lyrics.

                              • CHRISTI XX
                                CHRISTI XX  6 months back

                                Yikes, Wade.

                                • CHRISTI XX
                                  CHRISTI XX  6 months back

                                  Take On Me is that jam.

                                  • Danny Steeler
                                    Danny Steeler  6 months back

                                    My 80 s inner childhood is coming back out after watching this & I love it!!

                                    • Linda Holmes
                                      Linda Holmes  6 months back


                                      • Kat Marie
                                        Kat Marie  6 months back

                                        what a mess

                                        • Tia Fayed
                                          Tia Fayed  6 months back

                                          me the entire time: whats goin on

                                          • Ricidicidirt
                                            Ricidicidirt  6 months back

                                            I've seen better at our local rest home.

                                            • Ricidicidirt
                                              Ricidicidirt  6 months back

                                              Who T F was idols musical director this year? RUBBISH

                                              • Jo C
                                                Jo C  6 months back

                                                Well they didn’t try to showcase Wades talents at all in the finale. walker acts silly and is a Bobby Bones clone- which is why he is going to tour with him. As a top finalist, Wade should have been put with a singer or group by himself that would highlight his gritty voice. They totally did him a disservice and Wade fans were totally pissed with their treatment of him. Even Laci Kay Booth and Raghu got their own songs. Clearly, some favoritism was shown. I’m not going to watch this shown again...

                                                • song pan
                                                  song pan  6 months back

                                                  I think idol made a crucial decision of pairing wade and walker in the same performance; they both have different singing styles and forte.

                                                  I would say that this is not that terrible (thank god, walker saved it) but it could've been good and even better if walker got to sing with lionel... my thoughts.

                                                  • Gregory Coté
                                                    Gregory Coté  6 months back

                                                    Walker would be okay if he'd stop with the clown stuff while he's singing.

                                                    • Gregory Coté
                                                      Gregory Coté  6 months back

                                                      "Africa" is an underrated song tbh. lol. One of the Greaties from the Eighties

                                                      • stephm0
                                                        stephm0  6 months back


                                                        • Hannah Carpenter
                                                          Hannah Carpenter  6 months back

                                                          Did Walker forget the words? LOL -- it's cool though he is still the absolute cutest and I love him so much. What a pure, sweet human. Sunshine in human form.

                                                          • Bec B.G.
                                                            Bec B.G.  6 months back

                                                            Thank goodness for Walker!

                                                            • sthenx0r
                                                              sthenx0r  6 months back

                                                              I guess it trainwrecks down in Idol...

                                                              • JsD1894
                                                                JsD1894  6 months back

                                                                Should’ve just let Walker sing all three songs.

                                                                • Consolegamer 45
                                                                  Consolegamer 45  6 months back

                                                                  1:12 I thought it was gonna be say it ain’t so

                                                                  • Bella Flayme
                                                                    Bella Flayme  6 months back

                                                                    These songs were nothing like Wade could easily sing. They didn't give him any parts he could really sing. He was completely lost. He's definitely more of a solo artist. Oh well. This was a mess but everyone sang along because...just...because lol

                                                                    • Tina Mdot
                                                                      Tina Mdot  6 months back

                                                                      What is Weezer doing playing karaoke? This was by far the worst performance in the finale. Wade Cota and Walker Burroughs deserved better than that.

                                                                      • Ramcot Yachtsmen
                                                                        Ramcot Yachtsmen  6 months back

                                                                        I’m literally watching Weezer jump the shark

                                                                        • JENN DREWING
                                                                          JENN DREWING  6 months back


                                                                          • YR Dewi
                                                                            YR Dewi  6 months back

                                                                            I need more of Walker!!

                                                                            • 송명기
                                                                              송명기  6 months back

                                                                              Sam the grandmaestro?

                                                                              • worldsthroughwords
                                                                                worldsthroughwords  6 months back

                                                                                walker though... i missed him!

                                                                                • Scott Copeland
                                                                                  Scott Copeland  6 months back

                                                                                  Why give Wade Africa instead of Everybody Want To Rule the World?!

                                                                                  • Keith Hopkin
                                                                                    Keith Hopkin  6 months back

                                                                                    So is Weezer basically a karaoke band now?

                                                                                    • Kevin Putra Chandra
                                                                                      Kevin Putra Chandra  6 months back

                                                                                      Still don’t know why walker went home before wade...

                                                                                      • RYAN JARED
                                                                                        RYAN JARED  6 months back

                                                                                        wow wade cota is terrible

                                                                                        • Jo C
                                                                                          Jo C  6 months back

                                                                                          No he is not- he was set up with a song that was NOT good for his voice. He should have had the chance to sing alone with a person and song to showcase HIM like everyone else got to. He got screwed...

                                                                                      • alan gordon
                                                                                        alan gordon  6 months back

                                                                                        Fuck that was a rough performance, wezzer kinda suc

                                                                                        • Andrew Gomez
                                                                                          Andrew Gomez  6 months back

                                                                                          Luke's face at the end says it all.

                                                                                          • Rjay Ping
                                                                                            Rjay Ping  6 months back

                                                                                            I freaking love Walkers voice man!!!!!

                                                                                            • Richard Taylor
                                                                                              Richard Taylor  6 months back

                                                                                              I miss Weezer being a fun humorus band.