Phillip Phillips Plays at JFK Airport

American Idol winner Phillip Phillips plays a set at JFK's Terminal 5.

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American Idol winner Phillip Phillips plays a set at JFK's Terminal 5. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The set was a part of an ongoing concert series put together by JetBlue. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Previous artists to play the Live From Terminal 5 (LFT5) series include Ellie Goulding and The Wanted. Photos by Michel Dussack
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A rhythm guitarist performs with Phillip Phillips. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The show was open to anyone with a boarding pass for Terminal 5 around the time of the concert, as well as a group of contest winners. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The set was short, but powerful, spanning six songs including a cover. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Phillip Phillip's cellist also provided backing vocals throughout the performance. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The set opened with "Hold On", and as soon as Phillip started playing, the crowd was silent. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The singer and guitarist was definitely not used to playing shows so early in the day, and laughed as screeching feedback further woke him up in between songs. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Phillip Phillips and his band. The drummer was tucked away in the back. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Highlights of the set included new single "Gone, Gone, Gone" and a cover of Chris Isaak's "Wicked Game". Photos by Michel Dussack
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Throughout the performance, several influences could be heard in Phillip's performance, including Mumford & Sons and Dave Matthews Band. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Phillip's band was just as talented as he was, with the group performing a jazz influenced intro to the hit "Home". Photos by Michel Dussack
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When they did finally start playing "Home", the crowd cheered loudest, and sang along to every word. Photos by Michel Dussack
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After that, Phillip thanked the crowd for coming and the show was over. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The aforementioned contest winners got to experience a meet and greet with the singer before he was on his way. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Phillip Philips live from JetBlue's Terminal 5 at JFK. Photos by Michel Dussack
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