Teen Claudia Conway is trying to break away from the family drama caused by her mom Kellyanne Conway‘s work for Donald Trump. Somehow, even her audition for American Idol stirred up controversy among the show’s fans.
As her dad George Conway looked on, she covered Rihanna’s “Love On the Brain” and Adele’s “When We Were Young.” Judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan stop her mid-Riri (thankfully!) and ask her to try another song. She definitely does better on the second one, but is it worth of a golden ticket?
As Claudia mentioned before the audition, she is known for seeking to be an emancipated minor:
The drama really escalated after Claudia recorded an argument with her mom and uploaded it to TikTok:
Setting aside her personal drama, the big question is: would she have gotten past Simon Cowell?
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