Mere hours after the "American Idol" season 12 finale wrapped, 19 Recordings/Interscope Records announced that winner Candice Glover's debut album will be out as soon as July 16. The title: "Music Speaks."
Fans of the 23 year-old singer from St. Helena Island, SC, can pre-order the record now via iTunes and Glover's newly launched Web site. With a purchase, Glover's "American Idol" coronation song, “I Am Beautiful," will be available for instant download.
To promote the album and American Idol summer tour, kicking off June 29 in St. Louis, MO, Glover will appear on a variety of TV programs and events, including The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, Live! With Kelly & Michael as well as the PBS broadcast of the Annual National Memorial Day Concert and A Capitol Fourth.