Fan-favorite contestant Kenedi AndersonHas left American Idol.

On April 11, the 18-year-old revealed that she had decided to leave singing competition. She sent an insincere Instagram message.

Kenedi stated that she was unable to keep American Idol going for personal reasons. Although this was the most difficult decision I have ever made, I am confident that it is necessary.

Kenedi did not elaborate, however, she continued to thank those who had an impact on her. She wrote, “I am so grateful for American Idol judges, producers and the incredible contestants. And all the supporters who have supported my efforts.”

Then, she reflected on the lessons learned.

She wrote that she was grateful for the chance to express my thoughts and chase her dreams.

After her posting, many fans took to the comments to express their love and to praise her performance.