Colton Dixon really hopes the second time is a charm.
This Murfreeboro, Tennessee native came oh-so-close to the top 24 on season 10 of American Idol, and didn't even plan on trying out for season 11.
Before that she had previously been a contestant on season 1 of America's Got Talent.AI13 Top 13 Contestant Forums: Ben Briley, CJ Harris, Jena Irene, Caleb Johnson, Jessica Meuse, MK Nobilette, Kristen O'Connor, Emily Piriz, Alex Preston, Dexter Roberts, Majesty Rose, Malaya Watson, Sam Woolf.American Idol 12 Contestants: Amber Holcomb, Angie Miller, Burnell Taylor, Candice Glover, Curtis Finch, Jr., Devin Velez, Janelle Arthur, Kree Harrison, Lazaro Arbos, Paul Jolley.On June 19, 2014, Dixon revealed that his sophomore studio album would be titled Anchor and would be released on August 19, 2014, along with the album's artwork.Colton Dixon, Shannon Magrane, Sklar Laine and the rest of the “American Idol” Top 13 chat with Access about making the cut. Plus, why is Erika Van Pelt still having trouble believing she made it?They join 14 hopefuls who were named on yesterday's show (February 22).'s live shows get underway next week, with broadcaster Fox scheduling the show on three consecutive nights.