American Idol contestant found dead

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An American Idol finalist is dead due to a blood clot.

According to TMZ, Michael Johns, 35, passed away in his sleep Friday. He reportedly had twisted his ankle, and developed a blood clot.

Johns had placed 8th in the seventh season of American Idol. He later recorded an album, “Hold Back My Heart.”

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