Ashlyn Ruder, a 22-year-old Turlock resident, sang her heart out to her father on Sunday night. Ruder’s episode of “American Idol” Last Sunday on ABC. She did an outstanding job touching the heart strings of her father and any other father watching the show. She sang about forgiveness and love with an original song for the show.
She is an early front runner for the top 10 but only time will tell how far this amazing singer will go.