• 9 stars who were rejected from 'American Idol' but found success anyway

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Rejection doesn't have to be the end of the road.
    On Monday's episode of ABC's " American Idol ," mentors Colbie Caillat and Bebe Rexa both talked about their failed "American Idol" auditions and their careers since. Caillat is a Grammy-winning artist and Rexa is releasing her debut album this summer.
    Here are nine people who found success after being rejected from the singing competition. Colbie Caillat auditioned for the show two different times.
    The singer, known for her hit song "Bubbly," actually auditioned with it back in the day. Though she didn't make it on the show either time...
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