While participating in the Fox mega-hit presumably made her a more recognizable target for obsessed fans and ultimately led her to leave Nashville, Scarnato feels Idol will do more good for her than harm in the long run.
"Idol just opens so many doors," she told Access Hollywood. "We have a name now and we can actually call people and network and they're like, 'Yeah! I want to hear her stuff.' It's just really great because any other time they'd be like, 'No thank you.'"