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BLUFFTON, S.C. (AP) -- This year's American Idol winner is in the pink.

Hundreds attended as Candice Glover of Saint Helena Island performed a 45-minute set at a benefit concert in Bluffton.

She performed on a pink stage with palmetto trees with pink lights to raise money for cancer patients. The event, called Candice for a Cure, helped raise $16,000 for the Keyserling Cancer Center at the Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

Glover's first album, Music Speaks is being released next month

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