One of the more popular personalities on the current season of American Idol is none other than Miss Zoanette Johnson. She works as rehabilitation specialist and originally hails from Liberia, where she fled from when she was two. Here’s five fast facts you should know about this eccentric woman and her work thus far on the music-themed reality showcase.
1. She Brought Nicki Minaj To Tears
Zoanette has received worldwide attention for her wild performances and interesting choices in songs. During her group phase on the show, she sang “Knock on Wood” alongside her fellow contestants. And when she was made to do a solo performance, she performed an original song while playing on the drums. Both performances can be seen above.
5. She Seems To Be Quite Fond of Nicki Minaj
Zoanette seems to have taken a liking to American Idol judge and YMCMB rapper/singer Nicki Minaj. Zoanette is especially fond of the entertainer’s hairstyle, as evidenced by this tweet:
Whoever did Nicki’s hair for the Oscars should win an Oscar for best hair doing ….can they invent that ??? Ha
— Zoanette Johnson (@Zoanette) February 25, 2013