Jessica Sanchez celebrates birthday, turns 17

American Idol Season 11 runner-up Jessica Sanchez is a year older today. The Filipina-Mexican singer has turned seventeen years old.

You might ask, what’s new with Jessica in her post-Idol journey?

Well, we’ve read that she has signed a record deal with Interscope Records and is working on her debut album which is expected to be released in October.

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The pop-soul-R&B performer also announced in mid-July, that she is in a relationship with fellow season eleven American Idol contestant DeAndre Brackensick.

Fans are anticipating her visit in Manila on September 21 for a concert with the American Idol season 11 top 10 finalists.

Happy birthday Jessica! We wish you all the best.