Rose Flack, Taylor Vaifanua Lead Salt Lake City Auditions

at . Comments

It was an evening of impressive singing and even more impressive personal stories last night on American Idol.

Here's a rundown of the four contestants that stood out the most, all of whom are off to Hollywood:

  • Meghan Corkrey: 23-year old, a font designer from Sandy, Utah. Recently divorced, single mother. Sang "Can't Help Lovin' That Man."
  • Rose Flack: Pictured, Most heart-breaking and/or inspiring story so far. Both parents died by the time she was 15; lives with foster family. 17-year old sang " I Feel the Earth Move."

Rose Flack Picture
  • David Osmond: Son of Alan Osmond, former member of The Osmond Brothers. This 28-year old suffers from multiple sclerosis.
  • Taylor Vaifanua: 16-year old high school student. Compared to Jordin Sparks by Randy Jackson. Sang "Joyful, Joyful" for her audition.

Matt Richenthal is the Editor in Chief of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter and on Google+.