Throwback to Lauren Alaina’s Emotional American Idol Audition As We Impatiently Await Her Album Release

Just six years ago, Lauren Alaina was a nervous fifteen year old from Georgia singing for her big break on American Idol. And while I’m glad she’s moved on from the multi-color zebra print, her voice has never failed to blow me (or the rest of America) away.

Her second album, Road Less Traveled, is out tomorrow, but for now, here’s her absolutely adorable Idol audition from 2011, complete with her unbelievable cover of Tim and Faith’s “Like We Never Loved at All” and her Steven Tyler duet I’m still waiting on the release of:

Whiskey Riff is the most entertaining country site…ever.