‘Idol’ contestant Laci Kaye Booth moves on after making Top 5

‘Idol’ contestant Laci Kaye Booth moves on after making Top 5
Laci Kaye Booth performs 'Open Arms' by Journey on American Idol

HOLLYWOOD (KLTV) - East Texas native Laci Kaye Booth is continuing her journey on American Idol after making the Top 5!

Booth made it to the next level of the competition after the judges, Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie, used their only save of the season to save her from elimination.

During Sunday’s episode, Laci Kaye performed Janis Joplin’s ‘To Love Somebody’ and Journey’s ‘Open Arms.'

Laci Kaye Booth Sings Janis Joplin "To Love Somebody" - Woodstock - American Idol 2019 on ABC

Do you love somebody like LACI?! To vote for Laci: text 13 to 21523, download the Idol app, and visit AmericanIdol.com/vote.

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After her performance of ‘To Love Somebody,' Luke Bryan said her voice stood out in front of the band.

“And you were out in front of the band and you commanded our attention with your voice more than I’ve ever heard...” said Bryan after her performance of 'To Love Somebody."

“The bigger the hair the closer to God, and you’re touching the stars right now,” Perry commented after her performance.

Laci Kaye Booth Sings Journey "Open Arms" - Showstoppers - American Idol 2019 on ABC

JUDGES' SAVE! 😱 Laci is running into the Top 5 with open arms after this STUNNING performance 🤗

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Following her performance of “Open Arms,” Richie said Booth is in her “comfort zone.”

“You’re looking very relaxed and you’re controlling those vocals to a 'T'," Richie said.

Booth will perform next during Sunday’s episode of American Idol.

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