Now, Krapf hopes to become one of 25 semi-finalists, a feat that would take her to Hollywood. There, she wiould have a chance to work with singers such as Fergie and Natasha Bedingfield. The only obstacle: an insufficient number of online voters.

The 2010 Downingtown High School East graduate says she's grateful for the support she's been shown, and it has whetted her appetite to continue her dream.