Phillip Phillips Gets Standing Ovation for “Sexy” Usher Cover on American Idol



Phillip Phillips took his frontrunner status to a new level on Wednesday’s “American Idol.”

The former pawn shop worker blew away the judges with his guitar-infused cover of Usher‘s “U Got It Bad.”

Phillips’ rendition earned him a standing ovation from the judges, with Jennifer Lopez calling it “sexy” and Randy Jackson declaring, “We have a true artist on this stage.”

Check out the video below, and tell us if you agree!

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