Lauren Engle was a contestant in Season 17 of American Idol.

Audition[edit | edit source]

Lauren auditioned in Los Angeles. She sang an original song called "Compass", written for her late husband. All three judges voted "yes", sending her to the next round.

Hollywood Round[edit | edit source]

Lauren was shown in the first part of Hollywood Week, in the same Group of Ten as Nick Townsend. She sang "Jesus, Take the Wheel" by Carrie Underwood. She was eliminated at this point of the competition.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Prior to auditioning, her husband was killed in a car accident.

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