Her most notable collaboration with the band on a Jazz cover of Radiohead's "Creep" spent 58 consecutive weeks on Billboard's Jazz digital charts and received critical acclaim.
In the same year, she also gained notoriety for her cover of Elvis Presley's "Can't Help Falling in Love," which was used in a commercial for Extra Gum, became a viral sensation, peaked at number 16 on the US Adult Contemporary chart, and was certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America on February 17, 2017.
But fate can be cruel, as the day after confessing to a crush on his fellow finalist on national TV, Taylor was booted from the reality singing competition.
Luckily, he went out with a bang, planting a kiss on the object of his affection. We’re just getting to know each other, though,” she says, something they’ll be able to continue on the Idols Live summer tour.
Seacrest and the 26-year-old former beauty queen were spotted on a dinner date at West Hollywood's Il Piccolino last month.