American Idol 2018 Gabby Barrett Hometown Visit (VIDEO)

Gabby Barrett - American Idol 2018 Hometown Visit

American Idol 2018 Top 3 finalist, Gabby Barrett, was back in Pittsburgh on Tuesday (May 15) where she was greeted warmly by her friends, family and fans.

After an early morning interview at WTAE TV, she headed to the Goodwill store in West Mifflin, close to her Munhall home. One hundred plus fans waited outside in 80 degree heat for the singer to arrive. Gabby climbed a ladder in the parking lot to lead a cheer and share about her father’s career as a Goodwill employee.

After a parade in a red convertible, she arrived at Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh for autographs and photos, then on to PNC Park to sing God Bless America and throw the First Pitch with the Pittsburgh Pirates, then back to Rivers Casino for a 3-song performance.

More Gabby: Gabby delivered the weather at WTAE. More about her Goodwill stop at PennLive. Interview with 100.7 Star Pittsburgh. Gabby checks out the new Primanti Bros sandwich “The Gabby” featuring bacon,eggs, cheese, coleslaw, french fries on Italian bread. Watch the video at WTAE.

Clips from Gabby’s big day, as well as from visits made by her fellow Top 3 contestants, Maddie Poppe and Caleb Lee Hutchinson, will be featured on the American Idol performance finale airing Sunday May 21 at 8 pm ET/PT

Check out a few videos.

Gabby climbs ladder at the Goodwill, leads crowd in cheers

Gabby tours the Goodwill

Gabby’s Gospel choir Lamb Of God surprised her on the parade route

She became very emotional.

Gabby throws out the first pitch at the Pirates baseball game

Gabby sings God Bless America before the Pirates game

Gabby’s Commendation from the Munhall Mayor

Gabby Performs Little Red Wagon

Gabby Performs Good Girl

Gabby Performs My Church

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