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Putri Ariani Stuns With Emotional Billie Eilish Cover

Putri Ariani on the 'America's Got Talent' red carpetPhoto by Steve Granitz/FilmMagic

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If you’re looking for a musical performance that will touch your soul, look no further than Putri Ariani’s rendition of Billie Eilish’s “What Was I Made For?” The America’s Got Talent Season 18 finalist showcased her extraordinary talent with an emotional performance leaving viewers reaching for the tissues.

Putri Ariani Covers “What Was I Made For?” by Billie Eilish

There has been many stunning covers of “What Was I Made For?” by Eilish published to the internet, but Putri’s emotional piano ballad really stands out. Putri embarked on her America’s Got Talent journey with the hopes of becoming a superstar, and if her “What Was I Made For?” cover says anything, it’s that she’s well on her way.

Putri’s rendition was nothing short of breathtaking. With a gentle, heartfelt approach, she maintained a perfectly balanced, breathy tone that drew us into the song’s melancholic lyrics. As she hit soft, high notes with ease, it sent shivers down the spines of listeners. The performance concluded with a unique riff that left everyone in awe, a hauntingly beautiful touch to an already moving cover.

@arianinismaputri #whatwasimadefor #putriariani #billieeilish ♬ suara asli – putriariani

Eilish’s “What Was I Made For?” is a composition that was featured in the 2023 film Barbie. The song reached the top 14 on the Billboard US Hot 100, and it’s not hard to see why. The lyrics tell the story of Barbie’s emotional journey throughout the film, but they also reflect Eilish’s personal emotions.

Eilish explained that she was inspired by the movie and the character’s emotions, while simultaneously writing from a third-person perspective. The lyrics of the song resonate with anyone who has ever questioned their purpose or gone through moments of self-reflection.

Putri Ariani Headlined 2023 TikTok Awards Indonesia With Alan Walker

The 2023 TikTok Awards Indonesia has already made its mark. The event celebrates the brightest stars on the small screen under the theme “Big On the Small Screen.” Taking place on October 12, 2023, the event lived up to the much-anticipated excitement, delivering an unforgettable night.

The star-studded lineup was headlined by the amazing Putri, who graced the stage alongside the phenomenal Alan Walker. With her enchanting vocal prowess and captivating performances, she unquestionably stole the spotlight and mesmerized the audience.

This night, without a doubt, showcased the diversity and incredible talent that Indonesia’s entertainment world has to offer, with Ariani at the forefront of this remarkable musical journey. Throughout the event, the AGT star certainly had the opportunity to shine and share her exceptional talent.

@arianinismaputri malam ini guys 12 oktober 2023 diacara #tiktokawards jgn lupa nonton ya ,Kali ini putri bakal duet With @Alan Walker #putriariani ♬ Hero – Alan Walker & Sasha Alex Sloan
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