13 year old Tori Thompson lives in Sant Maria California with her parents, and her older sister Taylor. In 2003, Tori and her sister Taylor competed in the American Idol spin-off, American Juniors. Both sisters tried out and made it to the top 10. Infact, Taylor Thompson was the first person to get into the band. Tori followed soon after. After the bands unsucsessful career, the Thompson sisters went off on their own in 2004. After gaining a rather large fanbase in American Juniors, the sisters still have a large fanbase today.