when she powered through the show ’til the very end with her bright personality
and killer range. Now, Idol alum Jessica Sanchez is set to release her debut album, Me, You & The Music, April 30…and turn right around to guest star on Fox’s Glee in May! Talk about an action-packed spring.
You might remember
her from Season 11 of
We caught up with
the 17-year-old star and had her spill about her debut album, which she describes
as “pop-meets-R&B,” and all things Glee. Check out
what she had to say below.
song off Me, You & The Music do you think
fans might be surprised to hear from you?
Jessica: Probably “U Got The Love” because
it’s more of an urban kind of song. I used to do urban-like stuff before I was
discovered and I think my fans who saw me on TV didn’t get to really see any of
one track off this album that was the toughest to record?
I think “Crazy
Glue.” It’s so high up there in range, like pitch, for me.
your biggest influences—musically?
Definitely Beyoncé and Michael Jackson. I love them and their voices!
could team up with another American Idol
alum for a song, who would it be?
Adam Lambert. He was
my favorite on the show and I listen to his songs all the time.
guest starring on the final two episodes of Glee this May.
Tell us a little bit about that.
I’ll be playing a
student from a rival school. I’m supposed to be this kind of diva, but also
really sweet. I’m very excited because I’m a big fan of the show and have been
following it for a while.
you could swap iPods with one Glee cast
member for a day, just to kind of see what they listen to, who would you pick?
Michele. She seems like a rally cool, colorful, different kind of person.
your experience on Idol and
putting out your debut album, what’s the biggest lesson you’ve learned?
Just never give up.
The competition and everything in this industry can be very stressful. But if
you want it bad, and it’s one of those things that’s really hard to get, just
keep going no matter what. That’s something I’ve kept in my head and close to
Be sure to check out
Jessica’s debut album when it releases April 30. Then come back and share your
Check out Jessica’s music vid for her song “Tonight” (featuring Ne-Yo!)
off her debut album below…
For more info on Jessica, click HERE.
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BY FLORENCE NOORINEJAD AND PATRICIA MCNAMARA ON 4/21/2013 12:00:00 AM
POSTED IN entertainment, television, Glee, music, celebrity interviews