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Karli Ryan was a contestant on Season 17 of American Idol.


Karli auditioned in Louisville. She sang an original song called "Give Me Back My Heart". Although Luke voted "yes", Lionel and Katy voted "no", eliminating her from the competition.

Performances in American Idol[]

Round Song Choice Original Artist Theme (if any) Result
Auditions "Give Me Back My Heart" Karli Ryan None Eliminated


  • Karli's mom Chera auditioned for American Idol fifteen years prior (in Season 2) but it was never televised. This marks the second second-generational auditionees after Tristan Langley in Season 13.