Lovestruck couple Jessica Sanchez and DeAndre Brackensick of the "American Idol" fame, are dating as they travel together in a nationwide concert tour as members of the Top 10 winners of the recently-concluded American Idol season 11 series.
The concert tour dubbed American Idol Live!, is scheduled to do a show at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, Sunday.
The group tour which kicked off in Detroit last July 6 will end on the second week of September with a finale to be held in the Philippines on September 21.
Earlier, the couple admitted on Twitter they are in a relationship and dating with consent from their parents.
The love affair was confirmed when a fan asked Jessica on Twitter if she and DeAndre are an item and she said yes. ”He’s my boyfriend. Love you guys. Byeeee!” she said.
DeAndre confirmed the news on Twitter. ”Me and jessica are officially dating:) Yes jessica is my girlfriend:),” he said.
DeAndre is a member of the season 11 Top 10 finalists having finished as No.8 while Sanchez is the season 11 runner-up.
The 17-year-old DeAndre was born in San Jose, California to a European father and African mother while Jessica is from Chula Vista, California.
The lovestruck young couple did not mention when they officially started a relationship.