Algonquin native Kaeyra gets golden ticket, makes it to next round of 'American Idol'

ByHosea Sanders and Marsha Jordan WLS logo
Monday, March 27, 2023
Algonquin singer Kaeyra to audition on 'American Idol'
Kaeyra, from Algonquin, Illinois, will audition on "American Idol" airing this Sunday night on ABC.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A singer from the northwest suburbs is headed to Hollywood.

Algonquin native Kaeyra belted it out on "American Idol" Sunday.

The 21-year-old is the daughter of Polish immigrants who had a music school in Schaumburg.

Kaeyra said she spent time there every day perfecting her craft, and it seems to have paid off.

Kaeyra got a ticket to Hollywood and is on to the next round.

You can follow her journey on American Idol on Sunday on ABC 7.