Skylar Laine is a student at Hinds and Holmes Community College who plans on attending nursing school. She is a song writer and country and southern rock singer. She also plays the guitar and piano.
Skylar was eliminated from the Top 5 contestants on May 3, 2012 after songs from the 50′s and British pop hits.
|Episode||Song||Randy's Comments||Jennifer's Comments||Steven's Comments|
Brit Pop Hits
|You Don't Have to Say You Love Me (Dusty Springfield)||You are peaking at the right time. That was flawless, that was amazing.||You are winning over the hearts of America as we speak.||You just took that song and you brought it into the twenty first century and you did it so well!|
Songs from 60's
|Fortunate Son (Creedence Clearwater Revival)||You are born to be on the stage, so America get ready, whenever it is this girl is born to be doing what’s she’s doing.||It’s like you attack every single song…||I particularly love it when you boot scoot out there.|
|Tattoos on this Town (Jason Aldean)||Skylar Laine you hit that big note at the end, I’m telling you, I am a ginormous fan! You are fearless!||You are so comfortable up there and that’s what’s so great to watch.||You can do no wrong, I’m a big fan of yours.|
Songs from Queen
|The Show Must Go On (Queen)||Yo, you know what, that was incredible dude. I think it was one of your best performances to date…it was effortless. Ryan, this girl right here, she’s got to have it!||I definitely, definitely got goosies on that one…it was powerful, just powerful. It was great.||Skylar that was over the top…tonight you put a little shine on your voice…|
"Now and Then"
|Born This Way (Lady Gaga)||You are a rocking country girl. You are so talented… you are so beyond ready to me.||I love that version of that song. A more perfect song for you does not exist.||Skylar, I’m so glad you were born that way… You’re giving all the other girls in this competition a run for their money.|
"Now and Then"
|Heard it Through the Grapevine||You let it all out, hang out, have a good time. It’s the Skylar Laine Rock and Roll Country Party.||We love your spunkiness… I loved the first song, it was amazing. This was good too… you should be really proud.||You are a horse that refuses to be tamed.|
|Didn't You Know How Much I Loved You (Kellie Pickler)||This song is so in your wheelhouse. This is what you love, this is what you should do…That was crazy hot and crazy good.||We felt you right from your soul, it was the perfect way to start the show.||Skylar, when you sing a song, it’s a complete sentence…The crows may crow, but the hens deliver the goods.|
"Songs from the 80's"
|Wind Beneath My Wings (Bette Midler)||I think this is your best performance on the show today… Keep that big voice, be all that you can be.||You know what you said to America…do not count me out!||The beginning of a great career girl.|
|Gunpowder & Lead (Miranda Lambert)||You are a powerhouse singer.||The Skylar part of the show is like unbridled can’t keep it in the can energy and that’s what you always bring when you sing these songs.||Skylar, that was over the top. That was like you were singing to your old friend, you had so much of Galveston in it, I couldn’t believe it.|
Songs from Billy Joel
|Shameless (Billy Joel)||The front of it I was thinking the key was a little low cuz it was a little pitchy.||I love your attack. You’re not shamelss, you’re fearless.||I’m amazed that every time you hit a chorus, you just hit it with such conviction.|
|3.14.12Songs from Birth Year||That's Just Love Sneakin' Up On You (Bonnie Rait)||This is our rockin’ in house country girl!||If I gotta keep it real, I gotta say you really killed that.||You got so much heart and soul. I haven’t heard you sing a bad song yet.|
|3.7.12Stevie Wonder & Whitney Houston||Where do Broken Hearts Go (Whitney Houston)||You are a country girl…but you can sing any song.||You are like the definition of composure. It’s like you can hold it together.||The front of it was beautiful the way you climbed that ladder. You got to the middle section, then you nailed it.|