As we head to the all-girls finish line of Season 12 here are some other Idol tidbits involving past participants:

Former Chula Vista resident (she now lives in L.A.) Jessica Sanchez will make her Glee debut this week on a “Lights Out” episode. She will act and sing under the character named Frida Romero…

Idol Season 7 winner David Cook will be on the May 2nd Idol show singing his new single “Laying Me Low”…

And Season 10 winner Scotty McCreery has revealed that his new album, which has 12 songs completed, will feature a fiddle and steel guitar on some of the tunes…