Chris Golightly Featured in American Idol Commercial

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American Idol doesn't premiere until January 12.

But might we already know the name of a season nine finalist?

Fox has begun to air the following commercial, which sources indicate stars a contestant named Chris Golightly. He resembles season one sensation Justin Guarini, he sings "Stand By Me" below and we can confirm he receives a golden ticket to Hollywood.

Take a look and a listen right now:

[video url="" title="Chris Golightly Audition"] [/video]

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