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'American Idol' Contestant

Busted

8/12/2010 11:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Bad week for "American Idol" contestants ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ seventh season competitor Asia'h Epperson is currently in custody and has been booked after beating up a girl at a Hollywood nightclub.

According to sources, Epperson and another chick -- her sister -- kicked another clubgoer's butt inside Colony club.

Asiah Epperson and Too Short Video
We have video of Asia'h leaving the club with Too Short at 2:20 AM, just before she was cuffed and cheerfully taken away.

The victim complained of bruising and pain. Epperson is currently at the station.

UPDATE:  The alleged victim has now made a citizen's arrest and says she will press charges.  Asia'h will be transferred to a nearby jail soon.

UPDATE 7:20 AM: Asia'h has just been released from custody.

Story developing ....
American Idol Arrested Photos

34 COMMENTS

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John    

She's dressed and looks like a cheap street corner hooker.

1471 days ago
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Darlene    

Iam surprized she didnt fall because of her UGLY HEELS, and break her neck!!!!! LOL!!!

1471 days ago
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Rachel Rothechild    

What is surprising is when she came out she was happy and smiling. Jail or loss of ones freedom is not a funny thing. And it is more so embarrasing for her career. She does carry off her anatomy very well in her arrest. Unless your ablum is the bomb no one cares. Think Broadway girl.

1471 days ago
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Jim    

first of all, not she is not made that she did not lick last nite. dumb ppl do u not see that she is hangin with 2 short. Asia'h is still making money. Asia'h is the only girl. the daddy part is so true. her last name is Epperson.

she is not street trash.. she is very classy!!!

hi haters, bye haters!!

1182 days ago
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