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American Idol Winner Joins Skating & Gymnastics Show
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2013 American Idol champion Candice Glover will be performing at the upcoming Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular in Jamestown, N.Y.

2013 American Idol champion Candice Glover will be performing at the upcoming Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular, to be held Dec. 14 at Jamestown Savings Bank Arena in Jamestown, N.Y.

The gymnastics lineup includes world and Olympic champions Nastia Liukin and Jordyn Wieber, three-time Olympic champion Catalina Ponor, three-time world champion Beth Tweddle, world and Olympic medalist Jonathan Horton and 2013 world medalists Steven Legendre, John Orozco and Brandon Wynn.

Glover joins Disney stars Lucas Grabeel and Coco Jones as musical acts for the show. Glover's debut album, "Music Speaks," is scheduled to drop in February.

Skating stars in the lineup include world and Olympic medalists Elvis Stojko and Joannie Rochette along with U.S. champions Ashley Wagner, Ryan Bradley, Max Aaron, and Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir.

Tweddle also will be back on the ice with professional Daniel Whiston, who she paired up with to win Great Britain's "Dancing on Ice" show earlier this year. Tweddle, who announced her retirement earlier this year, recently was elected as the FIG's Athlete Representative for women's artistic gymnastics.

The Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular is set to broadcast on NBC on Sunday, Jan. 5, one day before the 2013 Olympic Trials & U.S. National Figure Skating Championships begin. The XXII Olympic Winter Games kick off Feb. 7 in Sochi, Russia.

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