American Idol: Kenedi Anderson Quits & Debuts New Song At TikTok

The young singer and a former contestant on American Idol, Kenedi Anderson releases her first song. She uploaded a new song to TikTok amid quitting the show. Fans are speculating its lyrics to the same reason.

Though, Kenedi’s fans are still confused why the ‘American Idol’ standout decides to leave the competition. However, Kenedi come back on TikTok relaxed that she is not going away from music. Just days after speaking about about leaving the show for some ‘necessary’ reasons, the teen shared a TikTok on Wednesday. Debuting a new song and the lyrics are … perhaps little hinting.

“I need to find, need to find something better than what I had/and with no strings attached,” she belted. ‘Don’t I deserve that?/Something with no strings attached.” After finishing the song on a beautifully drawn-out note, she then quipped to her fans, “That’s all you get”.

After few hours post went live, thousands of fans joined and comment section flooded with praises but also questions too. Few fans did ask her why she quit Idol. Speculations are high that it to do with her signing a record deal, elsewhere.

Between all this, one user said, “Y’all, listen to the lyrics of this song. I think it answers your question as to why she quit!”. “Hope you got a better opportunity than what American Idol would have given you,” another person wrote. However, Kenedi didn’t respond to any of the comments to confirm or deny the rumors.

Kenedi Quits American Idol

In the April 11 episode of the American Idol, Ryan Seacrest made a special announcement that Kenedi decided to leave the competition for ‘personal reasons’. While the show was still airing, Kenedi released a statement on Instagram and Twitter.

“For personal reasons, I’m unable to continue on American Idol,” her statement began. “This has been one of the hardest decisions I’ve ever had to make, but I know it’s necessary. I’m so grateful to American Idol, the judges, the producers, the amazing contestants, and all the fans who have supported me. Thank you for giving me such an amazing opportunity to share my voice, chase my dreams, feel so much joy and happiness doing what I love, and make lifelong friends along the way”.

Mashfak Qureshi is an entertainment journalist, who brings facts and knowledge in the simplest form and believes in questioning.