'American Idol' Top 12: We got to pick Will.i.am's new single!


If you're following any of the "American Idol" finalists on Twitter, you know that the group of 12 attended a private party hosted by Will.i.am over the weekend -- a pretty cool job perk, if you ask us.Zap2it spoke with the contestants ahead of the Top 12 performance show, and they revealed that not only did they get to hear the artist's new album, they also helped him choose which song to release as his new single.Erika Van Pelt explains: "He played us some new tunes and we sort of helped him pick what he's gonna release next. That was awesome."It's not as crazy an idea as you'd think, considering the group is so diverse. "We're a good motley crew of what his demographic is -- a mixed, mish-mosh of peeps," Van Pelt says.Joshua Ledet says he had a blast at the party. "It was amazing. So much fun. I've never, never expected that in...



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