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American Idol 11 Contestants: Colton Dixon, De Andre Brackensick, Elise Testone, Erika Van Pelt, Heejun Han, Hollie Cavanagh, Jeremy Rosado, Jermaine Jones, Joshua Ledet, Jessica Sanchez, Phillip Phillips, Shannon Magrane, Skylar Laine.
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.
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.
It was actually the fans who initiated the outing of the pair.
Looks like things are coming up roses in both Bebe Chez’s professional and personal life.
Jessica Sanchez, though garnering meteoric stardom after participating on "American Idol", actually had stolen many American's heart before then.
When she was ten, she performed Aretha Franklin's "Respect" at Showtime at the Apollo, wowing everyone including host Whoopi Goldberg.
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However, like always, there were a couple performances sprinkled in to the voting announcement - and the most impressive came courtesy of Jessica Sanchez.
That American Idol thing worked out pretty well for Jessica Sanchez, huh?
After asking fans to guess her "secret", Sanchez finally admitted that she and the 17-year-old are a couple, saying: "He's my boyfriend. Yes Jessica is my girlfriend."Sanchez, 16, has signed a record deal with Interscope and is working on the release of an upcoming album.