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-- events aimed at remembering the sacrifices of those who have served and given all for our country.
PBS will host a concert with notable military figures and talented performers including American Idol season twelve winner Candice Glover.
Who joins us now live in -- -- first of all congratulations.
I think he's so much has it sunk in yet it's been sort of the world -- all not really I still have to.
-- myself every -- and that I wanted to film film is not it's not like.
Sinking in but I'm enjoying every minute and it.
Well we're glad that one of your first -- is here for the concert on the National Mall attempting -- support to every year in honor of great sacrifices.
For our country what did it mean to you to be involved -- it means the world to -- I used to sing the National -- every week actually every Thursday -- this -- -- murdering graduate so.
It means a lot that I can graduate from that -- and seeing here is such an honor and I'm so.
Honored to be here can you tell us anything about your performance is it a surprise is it under wraps for now we know others at least one costume change.
All of you know that offer to may I'm singing the National Anthem and and I am going to be at the top of the show and then there's like a surprising at the end.
Well I ask you have so many things coming up now.
To go from an unsigned it you know new artists out there and you try -- American -- more than once.
Your persistence has finally paid off and now you're gearing up for tour and an Al bomb.
-- what's it like to go kind of from zero to a hundred overnight and all of this time last year I was running out golf carts at a resort.
Com golf present -- and opens -- things and now I can actually say that I have an album -- -- -- water.
Like on iTunes and is coming out July 16 and then we get ready for this forty city tour that's going on so everything kind of just change literally overnight.
So I'm but I'm so excited about what would you say to people who have been trying at their dream whatever it is and they haven't been successful.
About not giving up.
I'm home I just always tell them coming notion that I got -- -- -- that cut twice before this so.
No matter how many knows you get there is a yes down the line so keep going keep on trying -- keep on being.
Persistent and and be determined in everything happen in order in your album comes out in July it's all original material out what your favorite song.
I -- I have a favorite song the song -- -- on the show with my single I'm beautiful and that's my favorite for the connects to a ladder to a lot of different girls out there who.
You know might not feel.
As beautiful bomb as they should and and I've had been you know approached me about you know that some distance and feel you know like no matter what's going on -- I am beautiful so I think that's definitely one of my favorite -- You have to get the album -- -- -- you can hear the other ones but that's the one.
That that that's what shows as my single.
Months -- very positive message of congratulations to you and thank you for sharing your talents -- -- country tonight to honor our appearances well thank you so mind.
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