American Idol returns to ABC on Sunday, Feb. 27. Here’s more about Tyler.
* He’s a 24-year-old elder with Tyler Nicholas Allen Ministries and includes an N. in his name on his social media accounts.
* According to his web bio, he’s been in the ministry for 15 years, starting at age 9.
* Tyler has 463,000 followers and more than 7.6 million likes on his TikTok, having gone viral multiple times.
* He also has more than 25,000 followers to his YouTube channels, where he and his wife Janae do Q&A’s and where you’ll find dozens of videos of Tyler worshipping through music.
* He’s performed music across the country and in Cuba and has released one song to date, a Christian single called “The Lamb,” which dropped in September 2020. You can check it out below. It’s certainly an impassioned vocal.
* Tyler hails from Mobile, Ala., and still lives there. He’s a graduate of W P Davidson High School and has studied mass communications at the University of Mobile, according to his Facebook page.
American Idol Season 20 profiles
The links take you to the profiles of singers who auditioned for Season 20 of American Idol.