As American Idol is underway for its latest season, the popular television show has been uploading some of their most recent contestants. One of the recent contestants was Thaddeus Johnson, who very well may be the next American Idol.

Thaddeus Johnson went into detail about going from his heaviest weight at 390 pounds and losing more than 120 pounds. Struggling with depression and thoughts of suicide, Johnson pulled through for one of his best performances yet.

In this touching segment, watch as Johnson was able to impress Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan.

Thaddeus Johnson Covers Swedish House Mafia on American Idol