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K-Pop Star AleXa Wins NBC’s ‘American Song Contest’

The K-Pop singer AleXa has brought great honor to her home state Oklahoma by winning the first-ever American Song Contest. The winner of the singing show was determined through a combination of jury and fan votes. The NBC show American Song Contest wrapped up in its eighth week on May 9, 2022.

AleXa is the winner of NBC’s ‘American Song Contest’

During an interaction with Billboard, AleXa spilled the beans on how she was feeling when the finale of the singing show was going on. She said, “I was a little nervous after the jury vote but knowing how the point system works out, I was holding hands with my mother and father, praying so hard for my dreams to come true. Fortunately they did and I was lucky enough to win this competition.”

The singer told the media outlet how she felt when she won American Song Contest. She said, “It felt like my brain exploded because my mother was holding onto my arm and she was crying and shaking and so I cried with her. It was a very emotional experience. Sharing that moment with my team and all the ASC friends who were in the crowd meant the world to me.”

What is the show ‘American Song Contest’ all about?

For those of you who are unaware, let us tell you American Song Contest is an American singing reality show that is based on the ‘Eurovision Song Contest’. It takes into consideration all 50 U.S. states, five territories, and Washington, D.C. as they go up against one another for the title of the Best Original Song.

The singing competition took place between March 21 and May 9, 2022, and it aired on NBC. Snoop Dogg and Kelly Clarkson play the role of hosts for the singing contest.

In the year 2020, Variety stated that the competition would feature professional musical artists such as solo singers, duos, or groups of up to six members from each of the 50 U.S. states.

The fans’ reaction to AleXa’s win

One fan tweeted, “I’m honestly so proud of AleXa. She left home to compete on Produce 48 with no certainty of debut and then became the first kpop artist at her company. But she’s kept pushing through ever since and now she’s the very first winner of the AlexaAmerican Song Contest.”

Another user penned, “AleXa is announced as the winner of NBC’s American Song Contest! Major congratulations to both AleXa and A.I Trooper for this achievement! So happy for you, @AleXa_ZB!”

Followed by a user who wrote, “omg alexa won?!?!?!?! holy shit from getting no screen time in produce 48 to winning the first american song contest with an english/korean song slay deserve.”

One user wrote, “we interrupt regular programming for ALEXA WINNING THE FIRST AMERICAN SONG CONTEST WOOOOOOO :DDD i am so very proud of her, so very deserved <3333”

Another user tweeted, “if it weren’t for the kpop communities giving their hands and legs to vote for AleXa on American Song Contest for us that can’t (because of circumstances) we would not be getting AleXa first win and her American debut this far 🥺✨ we, A.I Troopers, owe it all to you!!”

These were some reactions of the fans to AleXa being crowned the winner of the NBC’S American Song Contest. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.

Meenal Mehta
Hi, I am Meenal. I'm a travel enthusiast, a movie buff and a cricket fan all wrapped in one. I love to capture moments through my words. Writing is my happy space, it has been a great way of putting all my thoughts out and feel liberated.


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