Some pre-show interviews and highlights from the St. Louis concert on the Fox St. Louis website.
Kelly Clarkson had to cancel her Minnesota State Fair concert just two hours before it was scheduled to start due to voice-related problems, report the Minnesota Star Tribune and Pioneer Press. Kelly did a sound check in the afternoon but after consulting with a doctor made the decision to cancel her performance.
Video interview with David Cook on Chicago Now.
Melinda Doolittle talks with Tulsa World about singing the national anthem at her alma mater Union High.
Elliott Yamin was profiled in the Queens College Knight News.