‘American Idol’: Aretha Franklin’s Granddaughter Performs as One Hopeful Wows Judges With ‘Powerful’ Original | Billboard News

15-year-old Detroit native Grace Franklin shot her shot during ‘American Idol’ auditions as the granddaughter of the late great Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. Plus, Taylor Fagins used his time in front of the panel to sing a powerful piano ballad titled “We Need More” that he wrote about the killings of Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor.