Gabby Barrett was up next

Discussion in 'English Only' started by NewAmerica, Jul 13, 2018.

  1. NewAmerica

    NewAmerica Senior Member

    Does "Gabby Barrett was up next" refer to "Gabby Barrett was next to appear on the stage"?

    American Idol: Who Brought It Hardest in the Performance Finale?
    "I really wish you would embody it as Caleb Lee Hutchinson's song," she said. Luke Bryan said he seemed tight, and advised him to relax. <...............>

    Gabby Barrett was up next, singing her gospel-and-soul inflected single "Rivers Deep."

    -TV Guide

  2. sdgraham

    sdgraham Senior Member

    Oregon, USA
    USA English
    Just like in this existing thread: Batter up
  3. NewAmerica

    NewAmerica Senior Member

    Thank you.

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