5-debuting "Wildflower" in October 2011 through Interscope/Mercury Nashville.
Alaina, who has so far released two singles ("Like My Mother Does" and "Georgia Peaches"), is currently out on the road alongside Jason Aldean on his My Kinda Party tour. 1 single on Billboard's Hot Dance Club Play chart in 2010 with "Heartbreak On Vinyl," but has been fairly quiet in more recent months.
Twelve finalists and/or future singers (six men and six women) who were selected from America, compete in a talent contest in which they were asked to sing any song they like on this "Star Search" clone.
The singer/beatboxer did, however, lend his voice to the English dub of the anime "Durarara!! The long-haired heartthrob of season five was more of a rocker during his stint on the show, but Bucky Covington has transitioned into a different genre altogether since his departure -- country.
His 2007 self-titled debut produced three top-20 singles ("A Different World," "It's Good to Be Us" and "I'll Walk") on the Hot Country Songs chart, and the 34-year-old has scored three more moderate hits in the format since.
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.