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You Voted: Jessica Sanchez Has the Best 'Drunk in Love' Cover

By Deena Bustillo on
Getty ImagesIt's official: American Idol alum Jessica Sanchez's "Drunk in Love" cover is the best of 'em all — at least according to Zimbio's poll. As of this writing (Friday evening), she was leading the pack with 56% of the 2,600 votes. Thursday we asked the Internet to vote for the best rendition of Beyonce's hit and Sanchez's fans rocked the vote. Her emotional rendition beat out covers by Ed Sheeran, Rita Ora, Grouplove, Alexis Jordan, and Postmodern Jukebox. Sheeran's acoustic cover...Read Full Story

Very Important Poll: Who Covered Beyonce's "Drunk in Love" Best?

By Deena Bustillo on
Getty ImagesOur grandmas always told us imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, so obviously Beyonce should be very honored that Rita Ora, Ed Sheeran, and more musicians have all put their own spins on her hit "Drunk in Love." If you love the song but are pretty sick of the radio version, you're in luck. Check out these six unique "Drunk in Love" covers below, then vote for your favorite. Rita Ora's Funky VersionEd Sheeran's Acoustic VersionGrouplove's Rock VersionAlexis Jordan's Sassy...Read Full Story

WATCH: All the Performances from the 'Glee' Season Finale

By Lani Conway on
Miss all the performances from Thursday night's Glee season finale? Watch all the performances from Rachel's audition, Regionals, and Jessica Sanchez's rocking performance. Don't you love it? Rachel sings Celine Dion's "To Love You More":Hoodier Daddy's Frida (Jessica Sanchez) belts out "Clarity":New Directions perform "Hall of Fame" at Regionals:"Blaine and Marley sing "All or Nothing" at Regionals:New Directions sing Icona Pop's "I Love It":Read Full Story

WATCH: Jessica Sanchez from 'American Idol' Talks About Her Guest Spot on 'Glee'

By Lani Conway on
American Idol season eleven runner-up Jessica Sanchez will once again be gracing the screen on Glee as a powerhouse singer who will hopefully give New Directions the edge they need to win Regionals. In the new video below, you can find out what Jessica Sanchez has to say about her guest spot, the choreography, and Regionals. "I’m going to kill it on Glee!” She recently said in an interview. By the looks of things, she definitely will.Read Full Story

FIRST LOOK: Jessica Sanchez Belts It Out on 'Glee'

By Jill Slattery on
It's been almost a year since it was announced that American Idol's Season 11 runner-up Jessica Sanchez would join Glee, and now the powerhouse diva's big moment has finally arrived.Sanchez will guest star in this Thursday's all-new episode, "Lights Out," as a student from a rival school named Frida Romero. The 17-year-old singer will also appear in the May 2 episode, as well as the May 9 season finale. Fox has released the first images of Sanchez's Glee guest spot, and no surprise, she's...Read Full Story

'American Idol' Runner-Up Jessica Sanchez Debuts New Song (VIDEO)

By Jill Slattery on
Jessica Sanchez didn't win the big prize on American Idol, but she seems to be doing pretty darn well for herself. The 17-year-old diva-in-training hit the stage for the iHeartRadio American Idol tour stop in New York City on Wednesday night and made a couple of big announcements. Sanchez revealed that she's been signed to Interscope Records (no surprise there, the label signs most of the top Idol finalists every season) and that she's been hard at work on her new album. So hard at work, in...Read Full Story

'American Idol' Singer Jessica Sanchez in Talks to Join 'Glee'

By Jill Slattery on
She didn't win American Idol, but 16-year-old singer Jessica Sanchez may have something even better coming her way: a multi-episode arc on Glee.The Idol runner-up is reportedly nearing a deal to join the Fox musical show's fourth season (via TVLine). Sanchez impressed fans and judges during her Idol run with her powerhouse vocal performances and her show-stopping versions of Whitney Houston's "I Will Always Love You" and the Dreamgirls classic "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going."There's no...Read Full Story

And the Winner of 'American Idol' Is...

By Jill Slattery on
'American Idol' finalists Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez (Fox) Warning! Don't read any further if you don't want to know who won Season 11 of American Idol!Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez both sang their hearts out during Tuesday night's performance finale, but only one lucky warbler could walk away a winner. So which Idol hopeful has joined the ranks of Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, David Cook, Jordin Sparks, and Scotty McCreery?After a record 132 million votes (wowza...Read Full Story

Phillip Phillips vs. Jessica Sanchez: Who Deserves to Win 'American Idol?'

By Jill Slattery on
Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez (Fox) After thousands of auditions, weeks of show-stopping performances, and one very important Judges' Save, American Idol is down to just two finalists: 22-year-old Georgia native Phillip Phillips and 16-year-old powerhouse vocalist Jessica Sanchez.Sanchez has been one of the strongest singers all season long and she scored the much-deserved Judges' Save during Top 7 week. But one should never underestimate the power of a white guy with a guitar on...Read Full Story

Jessica Sanchez Pictures

By Jill Slattery on
Singer Jessica Sanchez, 16, was saved from elimination last night during a dramatic American Idol results show that featured judge Jennifer Lopez storming the stage to announce that Sanchez would not be leaving the competition. Jessica, who has been vocally flawless all season long and was thought to be a frontrunner to win it all, appeared visibly shaken by the night's events. She said that she was grateful for the judges' save but wasn't completely expecting it. "I just do what I do...Read Full Story