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Geena Fontanella, known mononymously as Geena, was a contestant in Season 18 of American Idol.


Geena auditioned in Los Angeles. She sang the original song "Don't Want You Back". All three judges voted "yes", sending her to the next round.

Hollywood Round[]

Although her performance was not televised, she competed in the "Pop" group of the Genre Challenge and was shown advancing alongside Louis Knight, Genavieve Linkowski, Robert Taylor, and Demi Rae. For her final Solo performance, she sang "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)" by Whitney Houston. She was placed in the same deliberation room as Shannon Gibbons, Jeb Vonderbruegge, Jovin Webb, Nick Merico, Just Sam, Robert Taylor, Bilaal Avaz, Dillon James, Aliana Jester, Demi Rae, and Louis Knight, where it was revealed that everyone in the room had advanced.

Hawaii Round[]

Geena sang "Finesse" by Cardi B, ft. Bruno Mars. Afterwards, during the Final Judgment, the judges told her that she did not become a Top 20 semifinalist.


Round Song Choice Original Artist Theme (if any) Result
Auditions "Don't Want You Back" Geena None Safe
Hollywood Week N/A N/A Hollywood Round 1 Safe
Hollywood Week N/A N/A Hollywood Round 2 Safe
Hollywood Week "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)" Whitney Houston Hollywood Round 3 Safe
Hawaii Round "Finesse" Bruno Mars ft Cardi B Showcase Round Eliminated