Haley Reinhart came so close to being a part of the American Idol finale. But after five months of non-stop performances, this jazzy crooner just missed being a part of the big finale when she was cut during Top 3 week. OK! sat down with Haley to chat about her experience in the Top 3, her American Idol friends and more!
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Suddenly, mere minutes before live finale show when Lauren Alaina had no voice, Haley was approached about possibly taking over for her and competing against Scotty McCreery in the show! However, Lauren’s voice came back and Haley did not go on. Watch as OK! sits down with Haley and we chat about that dramatic moment, if there is any truth to the McLaina romance rumors and what she thought about all the love she got from Adam Lambert and so many other Idols.
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