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Nick Fradiani Friend Among Two CT Hopefuls For Final 'Idol' Season

Nick Fradiani Friend Among Two CT Hopefuls For Final 'Idol' Season

A good friend encouraged Dan Overlock, a singer-songwriter from Guilford, to audition for the final season of "American Idol."

That friend? Season 14 winner Nick Fradiani.

On Wednesday, Jan. 13, the rest of world could find out whether Overlock will advance toward becoming the second "American Idol" contestant from Guilford to win the talent competition, now in its 15th and final season. The Philadelphia auditions, where Overlock tried out, will be broadcast on Fox beginning at 8 p.m., but not all of the auditions will be featured. 

Fradiani's nudge happened during an episode of "The Dan Patrick Show," the syndicated sports-centric...

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