Hometown: Mountain House, California
Auditioned In: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Thia Megia may only be 15, but she is no stranger to competition — she previously competed on America’s Got Talent. Although she only made it to the Top 40 on that TV show, Thia’s continually stellar performances during Hollywood Week ensured that she would easily advance on Idol.
MUST-SEES: THIA MEGIA LINKS
- VIDEO: Thia Rocks “Summertime” During Hollywood Week
- VIDEO: The Judges Love Thia’s Turn at “What a Wonderful World”
THIA MEGIA FUN FACTS
Audition Song: “Chasing Pavements”
Now that’s enthusiasm: Thia knew Idol would hold auditions in her homestate of California, but she didn’t want to wait that long. So she booked a flight to Wisconsin and tried out right away.
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