American Idol season 6 finalist Melinda Doolittle has finally signed a record deal.
Entertainment Weekly reports that Doolittle will join the roster at independent label Hi Fi Recordings. The label also has had a hand in successful efforts by Avril Lavigne and Spacehog, among others.
Hi Fi was founded in 1995 by music industry vet John Hecker and was originally a joint venture with major labels Elektra, Arista, and Virgin Records. Doolittle's debut is expected to be released this fall.
Congrats to Melinda Doolittle on her record deal!