Keith Urban Uses “Parakeet Breath” Reference

Keith Urban made  reference to his chosen phrase “parakeet breath,”  on tonight’s American Idol  Keith Urban Says Parakeet Breathlive show.

The use of the word came following his critique of  final three contestant Alex Preston who sand Stay, by Rihanna. BTW…thumbs up to Alex for a great performance

The country singer and “hotter than hot” American Idol judge managed to get the phrase in by asking the other judges to smell the microphone cover.

Harry was willing to take a sniff… J Lo passed…she didn’t want a whiff.

It was then that Keith said it smells like “parrot breath.”  It was the exact phrase but it was close enough.

Keith Urban Trivia

Keith Urban’s ‘Parakeet Breath’ Reference

All you Keith Urban fans out there, may have notices that as he critiques contestants on American Idol, he often makes references with words that you wouldn’t expect.

There’s a lot more to this story so if your totally confused…read original post here


Alex Preston Trivia:

  • Alex Preston Trivia American IdolAlexander Preston Philbrick (born May 6, 1993),  better known as Alex Preston, is an American singer from Mont Vernon, New Hampshire.
  • Alex Preston  is currently a top the finalist on season 13 of American Idol
  • Alex Preston  wrote his first song called “Fish Food” when he was 12.
  • Alex Preston attended Souhegan High School in Amherst, New Hampshire
  • Alex Preston played the guitar in a jazz band, and in the percussion section in concert and a marching band.
  • Alex Preston also formed a band with friends, Dustin Newhouse, Josh Brackett and Tucker Brown, called Undertow.
  • Alex Preston He graduated from high school in 2011

  • Alex Preston  studied at the University of New Hampshire.
  • Alex Preston has written songs with his cousin Jo Dee Messina, the rock band Framing Hanley, and Aria Summer.
  • Alex Preston’s His song was used in the CD “Voices for Heroes,” a benefit for Sandy Hook. 
  • Alex Preston He won the “Open For MixFest” competition organized by a radio station to open for acts such as Backstreet Boys, Gavin DeGraw and Of Monsters and Men.
  • Alex Preston’s  single “The Light Was Already Here” was released in September 2013.


 Alex Preston Sings “Stay” On American Idol

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