Barba was first seen on television at the New York City auditions of Idol in a January episode. She auditioned with her friend. Antonella Barba, who competed on Season 6 of 'American Idol,' was arrested and charged with heroin distribution in Norfolk, Virginia.
Antonella Barba. American Idol Season 6 Finalist Singer, Violinist, Pianist 21st Century Femme de Renaissance new Jimmy Kimmel performance. Antonella Barba, who made it to the top 16 on American Idol's sixth season, was arrested in Norfolk, Virginia, for allegedly distributing heroin.
American Idol season 6 semi-finalist Antonella Barba was arrested for allegedly trying to distribute heroin. Antonella Barba, a former competitor on "American Idol," was arrested and charged for dealing heroin. She potentially faces up to 40 years in.