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Jon Wayne Hatfield was a contestant on Season 21 of American Idol.


Jon auditioned in New Orleans. He sang an original song called "Tell Me Ray", inspired by his grandfather's experience coming out. All three judges voted "yes", sending him to the next round.

Hollywood Round[]

Jon was shown in the first part of Hollywood Week, choosing to work on his Songwriting. In the second part of Hollywood Week, he was shown in a duet with Preston Duffee called "Camo Cousins", singing "Buy Dirt" by Jordan Davis and Luke Bryan. Afterwards, the judges told him that was eliminated.


  • His grandfather, Ray, accompanied him for his audition.