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Jackson Snelling was a contestant on Season 19 of American Idol.


Jackson sang an original song called "Please Listen". While the judges agreed that he had a good singing voice, they felt he was not ready yet, and all voted "no", eliminating him from the competition.


  • Jackson has autism, and wrote his original song for his brother who also has autism in a way to cope with their father's death.
  • Jackson appeared in the twenty-fourth season of The Voice, and chose to participate on Reba McEntire's team at his audition. He was eliminated in the Battles Round.