Question: Do you have a favorite quote or personal motto?
Answer: Don't tell me they sky is the limit when there are footprints on the moon. - Kevin Ross
Question: When did you first start to sing?
Answer: At about 5 in the children's choir at church.
Question: Do you have any formal singing training?
Answer: I took a few lessons right before Hollywood week.
Question: What other talents do you have?
Answer: I dance, write music, design clothes.
Question: What has been the most unique job/chore you've ever had?
Answer: Children's choir director! Love it!!
Question: What are your personal goals in life?
Answer: To fulfill my potential as an artist and reach millions of people around the world.
Question: What music would your friends be surprised you own?
Answer: Not sure.
Question: Do you have any rituals or things you do before you perform?
Answer: Prayer and meditation.
Question: What's your most embarrassing moment?
Answer: OMG! In high school I was a dancer for the marching band and they made us all do a flag routine. It was so windy and I got caught in the flag and ended up on the opposite side of the field from the band!
Question: What's your proudest moment?
Answer: Making the top 24!
Question: If you couldn't sing, which talent would you most like to have?
Question: What would people be surprised to learn about you?
Answer: I owned a pet pig! Maybe that I'm afraid of heights. Working on it though cause I'm shooting for the stars and they're high!
Question: What have you learned (about yourself) by going through the Idol audition process?
Answer: I've learned to truly get in touch with myself and I'm continuing to learn more about myself.
Question: How do you plan on differentiating yourself in the competition?
Answer: By finding who I am as an artist and getting in touch with myself to better express my uniqueness.
Question: Who are your musical influences?
Answer: Michael Jackson, Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner and Mariah Carey.
Question: If you have 24 hours to do anything you wanted, what would you do?
Answer: Headline the most AMAZING concert of my life.
Question: Who is the person that you would most like to meet?
Answer: Michael Jackson and Beyonce
Question: Of the past 8 seasons, who's been your favorite Idol contestant thus far?
Answer: Adam Lambert! Simply amazing...
Question: If you could perform in any venue in the world, where you that be and why?
Answer: The Idol finale stage because I'd be that much closer to becoming an American Idol!
Question: What was the first concert you attended?
Answer: Whitney Houston
Question: How has music inspired you?
Answer: Music is my life! It's been what consoles me through tough times and has brought endless joy into my life. It's amazing how music can move you to a higher place.
Question: What makes a great performer?
Answer: Singing from the heart and just being completely present in the moment.
Question: How do you combat stage fright?
Question: What's been the most surprising part of the Idol experience so far?
Answer: Working with Michael Jackson's team. That for me was a dream made real!!!
Question: If you could perform with any person or group, who would it be and why?
Answer: Michael Jackson because he's been my idol. He is the greatest performer and I would have loved to be in his loving presence!
Question: Which theme week would be most challenging to you and why?
Answer: Maybe country week.
Question: What theme week would you love to have for Season 9?
Answer: Michael Jackson night!
Question: What's your dream song to perform?
Answer: "Will You Be There" - Michael Jackson
Question: What one performance in a past AI season will you always remember?