American Idol’s season three winner found herself back on the big stage. Fantasia Barrino belted out her latest single “Lose to Win,” on this week’s elimination episode of the singing competition show.
Fantasia sounded better than ever and definitely gave the show’s remaining contestants — 18-year-old Amber Holcomb, 23-year-old Candice Glover, 18-year-old Angie Miller and 22-year-old Kree Harrison — something to look and strive to.
The judges weighed in on the 28-year-old’s amazing performance by saying, “Fantasia just had the best performance of this season. wow. Chills,” Nicki Minaj tweeted. Mariah Carey added, “Go Fantasia, L O V E you, beautiful voice..beautiful person.”
Her upcoming fourth album Side Effects of You is due in stores on April 23.
Take a look at her powerful performance below, plus a look back at five of our favorite ‘Tasia moments onstage.
Fantasia Belts It Out On ‘American Idol’ + 5 Other Great Live Performances was originally published on hellobeautiful.com