ARTIST OF THE DAY
Mandisa was a fan favorite on Season 5 of American Idol, going to the final rounds despite dealing with some harsh words from the judges about her weight. She has discussed at length in her book Idol Eyes: My New Perspective on Faith, Fat & Fame, that those hurtful words cut deeply, causing a lot of immediate pain and embarrassment.
Mandisa has seen tremendous success on Christian radio. She brings the funk, the pop, and some flavor! And she cut out a lot of flavor too. In her diet. Mandisa has lost over 75 pounds in between freshman and sophomore albums!
Sales: Mandisa's album Freedom was the first female debut to hit No. 1 in the 27-year history of Billboard’s Christian Retail Chart.
The Rounds: Mandisa has made appearances on “TODAY,” “Live with Regis & Kelly,” “CBS Early Show,” “Fox & Friends,” “Extra,” “TV Guide Channel,” “E! News Radio” “Huckabee” and “Associated Press TV.”
Album: What If We Were Real
Christmas Album: It's Christmas
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Video: Stronger (live)
Q: Who suggested that Jesus turn stones into bread?
A: Satan (Luke 4:3)
Way to go Rob in Georgetown, DE!