By Terry Morrow
The Insider: Kendra Chantelle, Didi Benami bond over ‘American Idol’ experiences
When Loudon County native Kendra Chantelle was in the middle of her “American Idol” experience recently, she came upon an East Tennessean who could relate to all the craziness.
Chantelle, nee Kendra Campbell, met Knoxville native Didi Benami during a party to celebrate the [...]
“…people from all over the south from as far as Oklahoma, Mississippi, Georgia as well as from Memphis and Nashville attended the concert.”
Exclusive Note from Didi Benami’s mom: 7/28 American Idol Live Tour Special homecoming for Didi in Knoxville, TN (PHOTOS)
“… a good number of people from Didi’s school days in Knoxville did show up, which I appreciate more than I can say! I could see how happy Didi was to see them again…”
“I am so psyched to see familiar faces in the crowd and even people I don’t know who were supportive of me when I was on ‘Idol.’ -Didi
“I’m going to go back and forth from Nashville to LA to write and record,” she said, “because I think it’s great to work with different people.”
“…If I look out into the audience and somebody is crying, in a good way, I’ve done my job.” -Didi
7/28 Make some noise Knoxville, TN: Didi Benami and the American Idols Live at Thompson-Boling Arena! (PHOTOS)
The American idols are in Knoxville, Tennessee- our very own Didi Benami’s hometown. Finally, a “home court” advantage for our favorite Idol!
“To be where I’m at is a really incredible thing… and I am very, very grateful.” -Didi Benami
Dear Knoxville, TN: Won’t you watch the American Idol Live tour for us, and support your own Didi Benami?
We invite you to watch and discover the Top 10 young artists chosen by America in the most popular reality show on television.
She’s writing a lot about love these days, though she’s not in a relationship at the moment.