American Idol contestant Caleb Kennedy has been dropped from the show after a controversial video featuring the star was unearthed. In the unexpected move, the hopeful quit the ABC singing competition program after a clip was released online in which he was seen next to someone wearing what looked like a ‘KKK-style’ white hood. The 16-year-old singer had made it to the final five this week before the video surfaced, which the country music crooner has since apologized for. Now he’s been axed from the show, just Casey Bishop, Chayce Beckham, Grace Kinstler, and Willie Spence are left to battle it out in the next round of the competition, which will feature one elimination. Here’s all you need to know about Caleb Kennedy’s exit from the series. Why did Caleb Kennedy leave American Idol? A video surfaced of the 16-year-old South Carolina native in which he can be seen sat next to a pal who is wearing a cone-shaped white hood that covered his face with only eye … [Read more...] about What did Caleb Kennedy say that led to his American Idol exit?