Lauren faced some vocal trouble before the performance round of the finale, with rumors swirling that second runner-up Haley Reinhart would replace her, but she persevered and gave three great performances!
Thrown together in the emotionally charged atmosphere of American Idol, contestants are bound to become close.
A little while later, MJ’s Big Blog reports, she admitted that it was Brackensick, her 17-year-old fellow “Idol” finalist. “It’s more of the urban, Rihanna kind of feel and the R&B kind of stuff.
Dancers skilled in everything from ballroom and ballet to salsa, jive, hip-hop and krumping, all compete to be named the best.
Casey Abrams and Haley Reinhart are said to have begun dating after being closely confined with the other finalists in the American Idol house.After each song that was sung, the judges, Abdul, Jackson and Cowell, then critique that finalist's chosen song.After each show's ending, America must vote for a finalist to whom they really think their performance is good using this AT&T (now Cingular Wireless) or any other cellular phone to cast votes with.1 hits, 260 million digital downloads, two Golden Globes and an Academy Award.It appears there’s love in the air on the “American Idol” Season 11 tour — runner-up Jessica Sanchez and her fellow Top 10 finalist De Andre Brackensick are dating, the 16-year-old singer revealed in a recent Internet livestream. I’ll nod if it’s no or yes,” Sanchez teased to fans. PHOTOS: “American Idol” Season 10 best and worst Sanchez finished second during “Idol” Season 10, but has already been signed to Interscope Records. Brackensick, who finished eighth, graduated from high school in May. It was to show my vocals — ‘let’s sing some Celine Dion and Mariah Carey.’ Now it’s like, ‘I’m Jessica Sanchez and I have to do me,'” Sanchez tells Zap2it of her upcoming album.