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‘American Idol’ Favorite Arthur Gunn Releases Nepali-Language EP

American Idol Season 18 fan favorite Arthur Gunn is back with a new EP, and it combines his signature folk style with the Nepali language. Gunn released the new project, titled Deha Ra Aatma, under his real name, Dibesh Pokharel. ‘American Idol’s Arthur Gunn Releases New EP. Gunn’s new EP...

‘American Idol’s Arthur Gunn Releases New Single, Teases More Music

American Idol Season 18 runner-up Arthur Gunn just released a new single called “Rainy Days,” and it sounds like there’s more where that came from. Gunn teased even more new music on Instagram. Gunn returned to the Idol stage this past season for a second chance at the title, thanks...

Arthur Gunn “Doesn’t Want to Talk” about Missed ‘American Idol’ Finale Performance

American Idol season 18 runner up Arthur Gunn was a no show for his appearance on the season 19 finale, after getting a second chance at the prize. He was supposed to perform with Sheryl Crow, but reportedly refused to leave his dressing room just minutes before the performance. In a recent interview, Arthur still refused to discuss his no show appearance.
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‘Idol’ star Arthur Gunn ready to sing for Wichita, not ready to discuss finale controversy

The last time America heard — or rather, didn’t hear — from Wichita singer Arthur Gunn, it was late May. Wichita resident Gunn, who earned fame when he was the runner up on the 18th season of the popular ABC show “American Idol,” had been selected by a nationwide vote to return and compete for Season 19 as well. He was back in the running for two weeks before he was eliminated.

Arthur Gunn Breaks Silence on ‘American Idol’ Finale No-Show

After dropping out of the “American Idol” finale at the last minute, Arthur Gunn has spoken out about his decision to leave the show. Gunn was set to perform with Sheryl Crow on Sunday’s finale, but after the “Idol” contestant allegedly refused to come out of his trailer five minutes before the show, producers were forced to swap in Season 19 finalist Graham DeFranco, who was sitting in the audience.

American Idol Contestant Arthur Gunn Dedicates ‘Simple Man’ Performance For Mom

American Idol celebrated Mother’s Day earlier this month with a poignant and moving episode. Arthur Gunn took on Lynyrd Skynyrd’s classic hit “Simple Man” and dedicated it to “all the moms out there.” With his signature vocals, he definitely did the song justice and added his own flavor to it too. Watch his powerful performance below.

American Idol's Arthur Gunn Reveals Why He Skipped Out On Performing In The Finale

American Idol’s long history has been filled with surprises since the series began. But the mysterious absence of Season 18 contestant Arthur Gunn from the recent Season 19 finale served as one of the biggest ones of the past year. Weeks after his already surprising elimination, Gunn's unexplained absence left viewers and judges puzzled, considering the fan-favorite musician had been heavily promoted for the finale. The day after the big episode, the two-time American Idol hopeful finally revealed why he skipped out on performing alongside Sheryl Crow.
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‘American Idol’s Arthur Gunn Breaks Silence On Why He Unexpectedly Dropped Out Of Finale At Last Minute

Arthur Gunn released a statement about his ‘personal morals and values’ after being noticeably absent from ‘American Idol’ during its finale on May 23. Arthur Gunn, 23, is speaking out after he made headlines for not being a part of the highly anticipated American Idol finale on May 23. The contestant took to Instagram to share a photo of an inspiring quote along with a lengthy caption that gave a somewhat vague reason for his unexpected departure from the televised competition. Although he didn’t go into specifics, he did admit it had to do with “morals” and “values” as he also stated his disappointment in not singing with Sheryl Crow, who was set to take the stage with him on the show.