Doing it while being completely awesome is even more difficult.
This guy has managed to do both of those things.
The one thing that sticks out in my head is back in Season 6 a comparison was made by one of the other contestants: That most of the writing in Idol was "told in the feminine voice" but this guy was the "definitive masculine voice of Idol".
It's been a few years, and other guys have definitely added their own voices to the mix. But I think there's still some truth to that.
Welcome to the 100 Weeks Club alexpgp!!