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The Baltimore Sun

Asia'H Epperson

CONTESTANT: Asia’h Epperson THE SHPIEL: Overcame death of father to rise to audition challenge. Vibrant stage personality but needs to find distinctive style. CORE VOTING BLOCK(S): Middle-age Whitney Houston fans STRENGTHS: Heroic story, surprisingly strong vocals WEAKNESSES: Seems familiar, not distinctive. Lacks a clear base. IDOL PREDECESSOR: Jennifer Hudson COCKINESS QUOTIENT (1 – 10): 5 STAR POWER(1 – 10): 7 LIKELY FINISH: 13th Fox