With an average of 28.6 million viewers in the final performances and season finales of the popular TV show, American Idol, over the past six seasons, one has to wonder, What happens to the contestants?
There are stories of contestants being successful, working on it, flopped, and even having their 15 minutes of fame (William Hung, anyone?).
Season seven is well on its way to the finale with the remaining four contestants battling it out next week to be the top three. So what exactly can the public and the singers themselves expect out of appearing on Idol?