Jessica Sanchez revealed in a U Stream chat with fans today that she and fellow American Idol Season 11 contestant, Deandre Brackensick, are dating. I adore American Idol, but also love The Voice, Glee, X Factor and more!
And after a few wrong guesses, a fan typed “Got a Boyfriend” and Jessica answered, “Deandre,” answered Jessica, “Hahah. I love cheesy singing shows of all kinds, whether reality or scripted.
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It appears there’s love in the air on the “American Idol” Season 11 tour — runner-up Jessica Sanchez and her fellow Top 10 finalist De Andre Brackensick are dating, the 16-year-old singer revealed in a recent Internet livestream. I’ll nod if it’s no or yes,” Sanchez teased to fans. PHOTOS: “American Idol” Season 10 best and worst Sanchez finished second during “Idol” Season 10, but has already been signed to Interscope Records. Brackensick, who finished eighth, graduated from high school in May. It was to show my vocals — ‘let’s sing some Celine Dion and Mariah Carey.’ Now it’s like, ‘I’m Jessica Sanchez and I have to do me,'” Sanchez tells Zap2it of her upcoming album.
A little while later, MJ’s Big Blog reports, she admitted that it was Brackensick, her 17-year-old fellow “Idol” finalist. “It’s more of the urban, Rihanna kind of feel and the R&B kind of stuff.
In May Sanchez opened up to Fox News Latino exclusively about her heritage and her future plans now that she is done with “American Idol.” The vocally gifted singer said being Mexican is a big part of who she is as a person, just as much as her Filipino background.I grew up with both [cultures.]" Sanchez’s father, a Mexican-American Texas native and member of the U. Navy, has been kept in the loop on his daughter’s success despite being deployed in Singapore.“He’s been emailing me back and forth,” Sanchez said.In May 2005, Clark told ABC’s Primetime Live how Abdul allegedly coached him privately on how to succeed on the show as pillow talk!Clark produced phone records that proved he’d been talking often with Abdul.