American Idol 2018 finalist Michelle Sussett caught quite the fan-base during her time on the competition series, and the 22-year-old Venezuelan is not planning on stopping anytime soon.

We've done an exclusive interview with Sussett, where she opened up about her "emotional" experience on American Idol, her "hard" career since she started singing on the streets at age four, and her favorite memories about Venezuela.

Sussett also detailed her goals with becoming a successful pop artist, eventually wanting to be nominated for a GRAMMY Award, as well as open a foundation to help kids in Venezuela. When asked who her influences are, Sussett named the amazing Miley Cyrus and Demi Lovato. 

The singer also answered some fun questions, such as which soccer player she prefers, Lionel Messi or Ronaldo Messi. 

This is an up and comer you surely don't want to miss, and you can follow her on Instagram ​here, where she very actively updates fans on all things going on in her career.