Ashely Hess is a current contestant on American Idol whose audition received rave reviews from the judges and racked up over 2 million views online so far. She’s also a Latter-day Saint who joined with award-winning pianist Paul Cardall on his label’s suicide prevention album, Worth of Souls.
At its heart, the album hopes to remind the listener that God is there and the worth of every soul is great. Hess performed on three tracks for the album, including the title track “Worth of Souls.” The album also features a number of award-winning Latter-day Saint and Christian artists. You can watch all three of the music videos Hess recorded below.
You can watch Hess perform for the American Idol judges below.
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a marketing and product manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and loves baking, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.