Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips Chat Livestream

AMERICAN IDOL: Finalists Phillip Phillps and Jessica Sanchez make their entrance for the season 11 AMERICAN IDOL GRAND FINALE at the Nokia Theatre on Weds. May 23, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  CR: Michael Becker/FOX

Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips Chat today at 12 pm ET. Watch it here.

Broadcasting live with Ustream

  • Phil says his album will come out in January or February so he has time to work on it and really make it his own.
  • Jessica says her album will be out by the end of the year.
  • Phil finds people looking up to him strange, but cool.
  • “Proud Mary” is Jessica’s favorite tour song to perform.
  • Phil enjoys visiting different cities and meeting fans
  • Jessica loves hanging out with her tourmates without the stress of competition (“Aw” says Phillip)
  • Phil says he won’t miss Colton or Heejun at all. JUST KIDDING. “He’s a crazy guy!” Phil says of Heejun.
  • Phillip has no idea what he’s be if music didn’t work out. He likes working with kids.  Jessica doesn’t know either.
  • Jessica is sad and excited at the same time for tour to end. She’s looking forward to everyone beginning their careers.
  • After the tour, Phil will spend time in the studio and embark on a radio tour. He’s excited to meet Alanis Morrisette at one of his gigs.
  • “I still don’t think I can sing that great” says Phillip. His sister made him sing at church! That was the first time he performed for a crowd. He’s working on his pitchiness.
  • In 10 years, Jessica would love to be touring the world.
  • Phil’s hometown visit was pretty awesome. He’s looking forward to visiting home.
  • Phil doesn’t think American Idol has changed him. Jessica doesn’t either. Time has gone so fast. “I have too many people who would beat the crap out of me if I got a big head,” says Phil.
  • Jessica tells would be singers to follow their dreams. Don’t listen to the naysayers.
  • They pimp Ritz and Chips Ahoy when a fan asks what they like to snack on. PLANTED QUESTION.
  • Seattle, Denver, St. Louis were some of Phillip’s favorite tour cities.
  • Phillip says Colton getting mad is hilarious. He gets upset when he feels he doesn’t sing well.
  • Phillip and Jessica are both a little homesick. They miss the food.
  • Phillip’s favorite songs on tour is “Superstition” and “Nice and Slow”. He loves jamming with the band.
  • Colton Dixon has the craziest fans, says Jessica and Phillip. Fans outside always ask for Colton.
  • Phillip began playing guitar when he was 14. He took it everywhere with him. He’d rather play than hang out with friends.
  • Phillip is nervous before he plays. And yes, he chews gum because his mouth gets dry.
  • Jessica likes Sherbet. Phillip loves chocolate ice cream.
  • “Just have fun on the stage” was the best advice the judges gave Jessica.
  • Jessica says being an American Idol wasn’t a goal. She wants to become her own artist, and share her music with the world.
  • Phillip never thought he’d make it in front of the judges. He feels he still has to prove himself.
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