Must-See: Watch Candice Glover's Performance of 'Somewhere'

The American Idol contestant returned home for the first time in four months during last night's episode.

ESSENCE.COM May, 09, 2013

The competition is getting stiff on American Idol. But rising star Candice Glover continues to steal the spotlight. Last night, she received a standing ovation for her rendition of “Somewhere” from West Side Story.

With three contestants left, everyone returned to their hometowns for a brief visit. Glover’s hometown of St. Helena Island, South Carolina welcomed her with opens arms. During a special ceremony, the governor of South Carolina officially declared May 4 Candice Glover Day.

Check out Glover’s rousing rendition of “Somewhere” above. Share what you think of her performance.