American Idol 14 San Francisco Preview – Rocky Peter – Wrong Places – VIDEO

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VIDEO: Rocky Peter recalls an impoverished childhood in Nigeria before singing an original tune “Wrong Places” for the judges in San Francisco.

Scott Borchetta & Big Machine Label Group Going Pop? Meet “Fancy” (AUDIO)

AMERICAN IDOL XIV: Scott Borchetta, President and CEO of the Big Machine Label Group and one of the most successful forces in the music industry today, has joined AMERICAN IDOL XIV as mentor to help shape the career of the competition?s winner.  CR: Michael Becker / FOX. © 2014 FOX Broadcasting Co.

Despite all the speculation that Big Machine Label Group head Scott Borchetta’s involvement in American Idol may mean the show will look for a country act, there are a number of signs that Borchetta and his label are looking to expand their footprint. Check out the evidence, and meet the 1st act after Taylor Swift that they’re marketing to pop radio.