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Video Premiere: Jessica Sanchez's 'Tonight' Ft. Ne-Yo

March 22, 2013 (9:05 am) GMT
The 'American Idol' runner-up drops the clip to her new single off her debut album 'Me, You and the Music'.

"" viewers knew season eleven runner-up could really sing when she competed in the hit TV reality series last year. However, fans will be surprised to see that the 17-year-old has some pretty decent dancing skills too when they get to watch her music video with R 'n' B prince as they team up for her new single entitled "Tonight".

The track is a cut off the belter's debut album "" set to be released on April 30. The petite singer debuted the song Thursday, March 21, during an appearance on "Idol" in the episode where contestant Paul Jolley got the least number of votes and was bumped off the show.

Although Ne-Yo does not disappoint loyal followers with his smooth vocals and trademark swagger in the clip, Sanchez obviously takes control of the record from beginning to end. The R 'n' B crooner is all confident in his supporting role to the up-and-coming artist, letting the young belter take the spotlight with her song-and-dance combo perhaps inspired by what her fellow "Idol" alum, judge does a lot of.

Although Sanchez was clearly one of the outstanding contestants on season eleven of "Idol", her talent was apparently not enough to overshadow that of the eventual winner , who has had a successful debut album and is set to go on tour with , opening for the singer/guitarist's forthcoming "" tour.

Jessica Sanchez's "Tonight" (feat. Ne-Yo) music video

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