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Lauren Alaina

Season 10 “American Idol” runner-up Lauren Alaina has had quite the year, touring with the show’s live tour last summer, releasing her first album, which hit the top five on the Billboard chart, and now attending the CMT Music Awards. Not bad for a 17-year-old!

2012 CMT Music Awards

Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks, Hayden Panettiere, and many more hit the red carpet at the 2012 CMT Music Awards in Nashville, Tennessee.