The Associated Press is reporting that American Idol alum Fantasia Barrino has picked a favorite to take this year's title: Danny Gokey.

Barrino was in D.C. today talking about her role as Celie in "The Color Purple," which she is reprising this summer at the Kennedy Center.

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Fantasia's talent is a byproduct of her singing in the church choir. Her mother and grandmother are also ministers.

To read more about Fantasia, click here.

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