The show's longtime host Ryan Seacrest announced the news in a clip inserted into Monday's episode after the 17-year-old high schooler's performance of

Human" by Christina Perri, which brought judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan to a standing ovation. You might have noticed that there was no voting

information during Kenedi’s performance just now," Seacrest said while sitting at a table. "Since we taped these shows in Hawaii earlier

Anderson has been a favorite to win since she auditioned with a soulful rendition of Lady Gaga's "Appla that inspired the judges to award her one of threeuse"

platinum tickets, sending her not only to Hollywood Week, but also past the first round of cuts. You might be the biggest star we've ever seen," Bryan told Anderson after her audition

which has garnered over 4.9 million views on YouTube. "I truly believe your musical journey for the rest of your life just started right here."

During Hollywood Week, Anderson followed up with more impressive performances, singing Bill Withers' "Lean on Me" with fellow