Watch Burnell Taylor Sing “I’m Here” in American Idol 2013 Guys Semi-Finals
Burnell Taylor performs “I’m Here” from The Color Purple in American Idol 2013 guys semi-finals.
Keith says Burnell’s voice is instantly recognizable and he has an incredibly strong signature sound. He loved it! Nicki Minaj wants to know what he changed up from the first time he performed the song on Idol. Burnell says he knows it was a risk to do it again and he highlighted a different part of the song. Nicki says the struggle and pain in his voice is undeniable and she really loves him. Randy Jackson says “you know I love you dawg” and Burnell captures a listener’s attention right from the start. He loves the song and is so happy he returned back to it. “Love you, love you, love you,” Randy says. Mariah Carey says Burnell did it again and it was a “tearful moment” for her. She was so happy to hear him do the song again and she’s so proud, so happy, and has so much love for him.