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Ashley Rodriguez wants to be the next American Idol.

She auditioned for season nine in Boston and received unanimous approval by all four judges after belting out a version of "If I Ain't Got You" by Alicia Keys.

Rodriguez attended Chelsea High School and was part of City Music program at Berklee College of Music. She was awarded her a four-year scholarship to attend the school and eventually traveled around the world with the gospel group Overjoyed.

Ashley has sung at the Berklee Performance Center with artists such as Philip Bailey, Chaka Kahn; along with university alums Lalah Hathaway and Paula Cole.

** Ashley was eliminated after the first week of live performances.