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'Idol' champ Frandiani in spotlight on tour; making new album

'Idol' champ Frandiani in spotlight on tour; making new album

Nick Fradiani probably finds a little more meaning in the saying "never say never" these days. The singer/guitarist of the Connecticut band Beach Avenue appeared on the NBC show "America's Got Talent" in 2014, but that experience soured him on the concept of music competition shows. "We got through the first round, and when they eliminated us before the voting, I was like I don't want to do these shows anymore," Fradiani says in a phone interview. "I remember I said that to my drummer. 'I'll never do another singing reality show thing like that ever again. I just want to keep writing and doing my own thing.'" Last year,...

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