Megan Joy Corkrey makes up one of the 13 American Idol finalists in the 8th season of American Idol. Megan Joy Corkrey secured her position in the upper 13 finalists during her audition in the Salt Lake City. She is 23 years old and was born in Taylorsville, Utah. Megan Joy Corkrey auditioned to become a contestant on her birthday, and sang “Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man” for the judges. The response was favorable on all ends, and as such, she was allowed to go to Hollywood. Megan Joy Corkrey has long had a passion for singing. She currently resides in Utah with her 2 year old toddler. Corkey did not receive sufficient votes to perform on Idol in order to secure a spot in the final group of contestants. Rather, she was selected by Idol judges to continue her American Idol career. According to her website, Megan Joy Corkrey has no professional training or experience in singing. She claims that her first time performing on stage, in front of an audience, was during American Idol. Given her plentiful talent, this is quite hard to believe. Only time will tell whether Megan Joy Corkrey will be the next American Idol. You can check return to this page to check for updates. We will continue following Megan Joy Corkrey in her journey to become the next American Idol.