Meet American Idol's Top 20!

The first cuts have been made: Now get to know Melinda Doolittle, Chris Richardson and the rest of the Idol Class of 2007


Studio City, Calif.
The married Northwestern University grad has earned her professional stripes with the touring company of Hairspray. And she still remembers her first public performance: singing "Tomorrow" from Annie on the top of a table at Chuck E. Cheese at the tender age of 3.