Season 12 of American Idol took Janelle Arthur from a small town in Tennessee to Hollywood.  The head-turning, country-crooning blond sang her way to the top 5 before being eliminated from the Idol competition.  And today she chatted with me about the upcoming finale, judges drama, and her dreams post-Idol.

Janelle Arthur on American Idol's Final 3, plus are the competitors her friends or foes?

Janelle Arthur chats about finale surprises, the AI Season 12 tour, and Mariah Carey/Nicki Minaj friction.