In this inspiring music video, singer Lauren Engle moves the American Idol judges with an emotional audition for her husband. Additionally, you can’t help but admire Laura’s bravery in pursuing her goals as she recounts her heartbreaking loss story.
Lauren Engle is an actress who is 27 years old. She became a young widow within a matter of seconds.
Seven years ago, Lauren and Garrett, her husband, met at a Halloween party. In 2014, they tied the knot and began their “happy ever after.” One year before Laura’s American Idol audition, there was a tragedy that changed everything.
After dinner, Lauren and Garrett were on their way home when a car ran a red light and hit them from behind.
Laura elaborated, “We just had a really fun night out, and then I woke up in the hospital.”
“I never thought I would be a widow at 27.”
Laura stated, “There is always a light at the end of the tunnel, no matter what.” And I continue to search for it every day.”
She is currently auditioning for American Idol, fulfilling the wishes of her husband.
For the tryout, Laura Engle picked a unique melody named ‘Compass.’ The song that Laura wrote for Garret is about their journey as a couple. In addition, Garrett’s brother plays the guitar to accompany Laura as she sings the moving lyrics as an extra special tough.
All of the judges were impressed by Laura’s touching performance.
Judge Katy Perry stated, “I felt the emotion and I felt the pain.” And I can’t even fathom writing that, singing that, or going through anything close to what you’ve gone through.”