'American Idol' Top 9: Angie Miller brings the true sadness of the Beatles with 'Yesterday'

Pressure doesn't even begin to describe "American Idol" on Beatles night. When you're doing songs from some of the world's greatest songwriters and one of rock's greatest bands, you have to do it right.Angie Miller did it right when she sang "Yesterday."So much could have gone wrong with this song. It's one of the simplest of Beatles songs, and virtually everyone knows at least some of the words. The basic tune is simple and pretty -- you can't over-sing "Yesterday" like you can some songs. Restraint and sadness are the operative words.Those are not words you usually associate with an "American Idol" singer like Angie Miller. The girl is upbeat and perky pretty much all of the time. She smiles a lot. And we know that Angie can sing-out like microphones were never invented. There was a very good chance that this singer could butcher "Yesterday" with a diva-like performance.Instead we got about as...


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