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      Musician Phillip Phillips of Leesburg headed to Hollywood

      Phillip Phillips performs before American Idol Judges. / Jessica Fairley


      A rowdy crowd of about 50 people turned out to watch Leesburg, Georgia artist Phillip Phillips sing the high notes on American Idol.

      Phillips belted out 'Superstitious' by Stevie Wonder and 'Thriller' by Michael Jackson before the judges that include Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez, and Randy Jackson.

      Both songs wowed supporters at the "Cask and Kilt" pub. They also wowed on Twitter, as Phillip Phillips was trending heavily on the social media service.



      Phillips auditioned in Savannah, Georgia and now he's heading to Hollywood along with dozens of other American Idol hopefuls.

      Phillips has also performed on FOX 31's GOOD DAY morning show. Check out the clip below:



      What did you think of Phillip's performance tonight? Leave your thoughts below!

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