American Idol hopeful Constantine Maroulis (corr) is already a winner even though the hit show is weeks away from its conclusion - his rock band have been signed up.

KOCH RECORDS bosses plan to release the self-titled PRAY FOR THE SOUL OF BETTY album, which the singer recorded before signing up to become an American Idol contender.

Maroulis is one of six finalists competing to become the fourth American Idol champion.

22/04/2005 09:09