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"H.O.P.E." (also stylized as "H-O-P-E") is the coronation song by Triston Harper, who tied for fourth place alongside Emmy Russell on Season 22 of American Idol.


The song was written solely by Triston himself. It was produced by Trent Willmon,[1] and released through 19 Recordings.[2]


Triston's and Emmy's singles were both released after their joint eliminations from the competition on Sunday, May 12, 2024.[3]


  • Triston had performed this song earlier in the season, on Top 20 night—wherein he received enough votes to advance to the Top 14.
  • Triston wrote this song when he was 12 years old, and overcoming homelessness.[1]

See Also[]

  1. Abi Carter - "This Isn't Over"
  2. Will Moseley - "Good Book Bad"
  3. Jack Blocker - "All of Yours (To Give All of Mine)"
  4. Emmy Russell - "Redemption"