Katy Perry cried over the performance of Fritz Hager on Sunday's episode of American Idol 

The 37-year-old pop superstar and her fellow judges Lionel Richie, 72, and Luke Bryan, 45, also wiped away tears

All three judges gave Fritz a standing ovation after he touched them with his falsetto voice.

Incredible,' said Luke, who voted against Fritz during his audition in Austin, Texas

Lionel said, That was a stellar performance from you. It was one of the most touching performances

'That falsetto moment, it could've been recorded for an album and sent out there for the world

Fritz recently quit his job as a security guard in Tyler to pursue his music career

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