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‘American Idol’ alum goes prog

American Idol, for better or worse, has given us contemporary pop stars (Kelly Clarkson), modern country cuties (Carrie Underwood) and hard-rockinā€™ dudes (Chris Daughtry). And this week, Carly Smithson ā€“ who finished sixth on Season 7 of the insanely popular singing competition ā€“ appeared as the lead singer on the debut album by dark rock band We Are the Fallen, featuring former members of Evanescence.