Both male and female aspiring solo artists will compete against each other through weekly performances, and have the added challenge of living together. On May 21, 2009 Caldwell announced she had just signed a record deal with Vanguard Records and her debut album was due to hit stores sometime in 2010.
“At 18 weeks along we are so overjoyed to be preparing for the arrival of our baby girl, Harlow Monroe Harvey,” the alum tells PEOPLE, adding that she’s due in October.
“Every day feels like a gift and is filled with overwhelming support and love from our family.
She was a five-time junior vocalist winner on Star Search, and she also performed at the Grand Ole Opry. Caldwell also appeared on the second and final season of Popstars: USA, where she was rejected from the group and told she would do better as a solo vocalist.
In 1995, she sang at the 50th wedding anniversary of former President George H. Following her run on the second season of American Idol, Caldwell started working as a correspondent for the entertainment/extreme sports program 54321 on FOX Sports Network.
On May 21, 2009 Caldwell announced she had just signed a record deal, and her debut album Without Regret would hit stores on April 6, 2010.