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Bel Air's Emma Kleinberg gets ticket to Hollywood on 'American Idol'

Bel Air's Emma Kleinberg gets ticket to Hollywood on 'American Idol'

Emma Kleinberg is “going to Hollywood.”

The 2015 John Carroll School graduate, who grew up in Bel Air, sang “American Privilege” by Allen Stone for her “American Idol” audition that aired Monday night on ABC.

Kleinberg’s parents, Allen and Kim, watched from their Bel Air home as their daughter belted out the song before judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan.

“I gotta be honest, she’s probably one of the best ones we’ve heard today,” Perry told Kleinberg after she was finished.

Kleinberg is one of about 200 from the tens of thousands of people who auditioned to make it to Hollywood, where she will again compete to make it...

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