When the host of American Idol season 12, Ryan Seacrest said the words “You are officially our American Idol“, Candice Glover, a soul singer from rural South Carolina became the first female singer to win the television singing competition since 2007.
Glover, 23, defeated country singer Kree Harrison in the popular vote with her powerful voice; in what judges deemed a close contest to take the title on season 12 of the Fox network show.
With tears streaming down her face after hearing her name, Glover seemed lost for words. “Oh, my God” she said. “Three years.” read more >>>