During her rise to the top of the Idol heap, viewers saw Fantasia's talent and charisma outshine the competition. In real life, it was determination and faith that kept her going -- and made her journey possible.
The illiterate, unwed mother was becoming little more than a sad statistic before she forced herself to realize who she really was and how she had to get her life on track to achieve her dreams.
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