Meet The American Idol Finalists

american idol finalists Meet The American Idol Finalists

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American Idol has named its thirteen finalists for the show’s tenth season! Meet all of the finalists and tell us who you think has the best chance to win.

Ashthon Jones

Age: 24

Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee

Musical Influences: Whitney Houston, Chaka Khan, The Clark Sisters

Casey Abrams

Age: 20

Hometown: Idyllwild, California

Musical Influences: James Taylor, Ray Charles, Frank Sinatra

Haley Reinhart

Age: 20

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

Musical Influences: Disco, Motown, Funk, Classic Rock

Jacob Lusk

Age: 23

Hometown: Compton, CA

Musical Influence: “My dad”

James Durbin

Age: 22

Hometown: Santa Cruz, California

Musical Influences: Robert Plant, Steven Tyler, Freddie Mercury

Karen Rodriguez

Age: 21

Hometown: New York City

Musical Influences: Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Beyonce

Lauren Alaina

Age: 16

Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee

Musical Influences: Carrie Underwood

Naima Adedapo

Age: 26

Hometown: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Musical Influences: Lauryn Hill, Erykah Badu

Paul McDonald

Age: 26

Hometown: Huntsville, Alabama

Musical Influences: Country, Folk, R&B, Gospel

Pia Toscano

Age: 22

Hometown: Howard Beach, New York

Musical Influences: Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion

Scott McCreery

Age: 17

Hometown: Garner, NC

Musical Influences: Elvis, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams

Stefano Langone

Age: 21

Hometown: Kent, Washington

Musical Influence: Stevie Wonder

Thia Megia

Age: 16

Hometown: Mountain House, California

Musical Influences: “Most artists I listen to”

Now vote! Who do you think has the best chance to win?



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