Celebrate Jessica’s Journey On ‘American Idol’ [SPOILER]
She may not be sporting the winning “Idol” crown, but Season 11 runner-up Jessica Sanchez is sure to stay shining. With support from her hometown San Diego, CA Sanchez felt the love tonight when she sang her final song and congratulated competitor Phillip Phillips on his big win as the Season 11 winner of “American Idol“.
She may be a newcomer to “American Idol“, but Jessica is no stranger to a big stage, bright lights and a huge crowd. Prior to her Idol success, Sanchez received a standing ovation when she showcased her bold voice on “Showtime At The Apollo“, at only 10 years-old! The following year Sanchez wowed America on “America’s Got Talent” at the age of 11.
Still in the 11th grade, Jessica gives hopeful ground to other young aspiring singers. She has illustrated poise and maturity throughout the entire competition and her professionalism has even been noted by some major artists who have been rooting for her from the beginning. “They might as well give it to Jessica Sanchez now. She’s good but mostly she’s SEASONED,” tweeted Grammy Award winner India.Arie. Sanchez also got a shout out from “Idol” Alum Jennifer Hudson.
Sanchez is destined for greatness with her powerhouse vocals and positive attitude. She has definitely earned her spot on America’s radar and is sure to have a great career to come.