Katy Perry referred to as the duet between Courtney Timmons and Zack Dobbins a “bummer” on Sunday’s episode of “American Idol” — and that was placing it mildly. (Watch the video under.)
The doomed duo have been matched — or somewhat, mismatched — collectively for a shock duet competitors in Hollywood Week’s second spherical. They struggled to meld their musical tastes (she’s R&B, he’s rock), struggled to determine on a track because the hours ticked by, and in the end struggled onstage in performing Ariana Grande’s “Harmful Girl.”
Dobbins forgetting the lyrics began a cascade of cringe between the 2, they usually have been each eradicated. Choose Lionel Richie lectured the pair about by no means giving up on stage.
Perry inspired them to be taught from the expertise.
“You each are very particular,” she mentioned. “Take that with you.”