Jonathan Wells | Australian Idol 2024

Jonathan Wells -  Australian Idol Season 9 contestant in 2024
Jonathan Wells.

Jonathan Wells is an Australian self-taught singer and dancer from Melbourne, Victoria.

He was a contestant in Season 9 of Australian Idol in 2024.

Jonathan Wells is 28 years old and has a rich musical heritage.

He makes R&B, funk, and soul music.


Name:Jonathan Wells
Age:28 years old
Hometown:Melbourne, Victoria
Occupation:Singer, dancer


During the auditions, Jonathan Wells performed “SexyBack” by Justin Timberlake.

He received three ‘Yeses’ from judges Kyle Sandilands, Amy Shark, and Marcia Hines.

At the end of the audition day, the judges rewarded Jonathan Wells with a Golden Ticket to the Top 30.

Top 30

During the Top 30 week, there were three performance challenges namely; “Chorus Line Challenge”, “Group Challenge”, and “Solo Challenge”.

Part 1

For the “Chorus Line Challenge”, Jonathan Wells was in a group with Kobe White, Imogen Spendlove, TJ Zimba, and Jess Chalmers.

He performed “Blinding Lights” by The Weeknd and the judges told him that he did enough to advance to the second challenge of the Top 30 Week.

Part 2

For the “Group Challenge”, Jonathan was in a group with Kym Miaco and Ivana Ilic.

He performed “Killing Me Softly with His Song” by Fugees and was put On Notice by the judges but later advanced to the third and final challenge of the Top 30 Week.

Part 3

For the “Solo Challenge”, Jonathan performed “Attention” by Charlie Puth and was put On Notice by the judges and eventually eliminated from the competition, thereby not advancing to the Top 21.

Performances in Australian Idol

RoundSong ChoiceOriginal ArtistTheme (if any)Result
Auditions“SexyBack”Justin TimberlakeGolden Ticket
Top 30 Part 1“Blinding Lights”The WeekndChorus Line ChallengeAdvanced
Top 30 Part 2“Killing Me Softly with His Song”FugeesGroup ChallengeOn Notice – Advanced
Top 30 Part 3“Attention”Charlie PuthSolo ChallengeOn Notice – Eliminated

Top 30 Contestants

Dylan Wright . Ivana Ilic . Ripley Welsh . Billy Menhennet . Amy Reeves . Natasha Rose . Tyler Hammill . Cynthia Negash . Trent Richardson . Drea Onamade . Jake Carlson . Saoirse Harding . Jonathan Wells . Isaac McCallum . Jet Cameron . Bethany Byrne . Kym Miaco . Jesse Lazaroo . Denvah Baker-Moller . Gab Hester . Jackson Smith . Jess Chalmers . Prayer Corby . Kiani Smith . Kobe White . Olivia Britton . Eli Parr . TJ Zimba . Imogen Spendlove . Chenai Boucher


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