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Caleb Perry Johnson (born April 23rd, 1991) was a contestant on Season 10, Season 11 and Season 13 of American Idol.

Season 10 Audition[]

Caleb auditioned in Austin. He sang "Rusty Cage" by Soundgarden. It is unknown how the judges voted, but at least two of them voted "yes", sending him to the next round.

Season 10 Hollywood Round[]

Caleb appeared in a group called "The Deep V's" along with James Durbin, Emma Henry, Danny Pate and John Jordan singing "Somebody to Love" by Queen. He was shown in the third part having trouble singing the song with the backing music. After his second solo performance, he was placed in Deliberation Room 3, where everyone in that room was eliminated.

Season 11 Audition[]

Caleb's audition was not televised.

Season 11 Hollywood Round[]

Caleb's stay in Hollywood was not televised much, but it is known that he did make the final seventy.

Las Vegas Round[]

Caleb was shown in a group with Joshua Sanders singing "Burning Love" by Elvis Presley. Everyone in his group advanced.

For his final solo performance, he sang "Old Time Rock and Roll" by Bob Seger and forgot his lyrics. At the Final Judgment, he was told that he did not make the Top 24.

Season 13 Audition[]

Caleb auditioned in Atlanta. He sang an original song called "Into the Void". All three judges voted "yes", sending him to the next round.

Season 13 Hollywood Round[]

Caleb was shown in the first part of Hollywood Week, in the same Group of Ten as Stephanie Hanvey and Kristen O'Connor. He sang "Sympathy for the Devil" by The Rolling Stones. He was later shown in a group called "Freedom Breathers" with Tyler Ahlgren, Matthew Hamel and C.J. Harris singing "Too Close" by Alex Clare. He and C.J. advanced. For his final solo performance, he sang "Radioactive" by Imagine Dragons. At the Final Judgment, the judges told him he did enough to become a Top 30 finalist.

Top 30[]

Caleb was chosen by the judges to sing during Rush Week. He sang "Stay with Me" by Faces. Afterwards, it was revealed that he received enough votes to become a Top 13 finalist.

Top 13[]

Caleb sang "Pressure and Time" by Rival Sons. He received enough votes to be "safe" for another week.

Top 12[]

Caleb sang "Working Man" by Rush. He received enough votes to be "safe" for another week.

Top 11[]

Caleb sang "Skyfall" by Adele. He received enough votes to be "safe" for another week.

Season 13
Finalists
Caleb Johnson ·Jena Irene ·Alex Preston ·Jessica Meuse ·Sam Woolf ·C.J. Harris ·Dexter Roberts ·Malaya Watson ·Majesty Rose ·MK Nobilette ·Ben Briley ·Emily Piriz ·Kristen O'Connor
Semifinalists
Bria Anai ·Spencer Lloyd ·Malcolm Allen ·George Lovett ·Briana Oakley ·Marrialle Sellars ·Emmanuel Zidor
Quarterfinalists
Jordan Brisbane ·Andrina Brogden ·Kenzie Hall ·Ethan Harris ·Jillian Jensen ·Briston Maroney ·Brandy Neelly ·Casey Thrasher ·Maurice Townsend ·Austin Wolfe
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