Become a digitalPLUS subscriber. 99¢ for 4 weeks.

Striking a musical pose

Scott McCreeryLauren AlainaPia Toscano
Lauren Alaina performs with Scotty McCreery, left, and Pia Toscano, right, during American Idol Live at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill., on Saturday, August 6, 2011. Andrew A. Nelles/ For The Chicago Tribune