From: Staten Island, NY
Favorite Song: "Bridge Over Troubled Waters"
Idol: My mother
Do you have a job?
Bartender, part-time florist.
Do you have any formal singing training?
Yes, for the past year.
Where have you performed before?
Talent shows in school, weddings.
When did you first start to sing?
I was too young. I can't remember.
What is your favorite song to sing?
"Bridge Over Troubled Waters"
What is the first concert you went to?
What is the last concert you went to?
What other talents do you have?
If you don't make it on AMERICAN IDOL, what will you do?
Go back to my life as it was and keep trying!
What are your goals in life?
To succeed in making my dreams a reality. To have and raise a healthy, happy family.
What album would your friends be surprised you own?
What is the first CD you ever bought?
Probably Mariah Carey.
What is in your CD player right now?
Who is your AMERICAN IDOL?
What is your favorite type of music?
What is your favorite song?
"Lady In Red"
Favorite male pop artist?
Favorite female pop artist?
Who in the music world do you think your style is most like?
Most embarrassing moment?
Forgetting my words at my audition.
If you couldn't sing, which talent would you most like to have?
What has been your proudest moment in life so far?
What is your definition of an AMERICAN IDOL?
Someone with originality and class willing to pave the way.
Why do you want to be an AMERICAN IDOL?
Singing is my passion and there's nothing I love doing more.
Do you think the audition process was fair?
Who is your favorite judge and why?
I have no favorites. I think they all bring a different viewpoint to the contest.
Who is your least favorite judge and why?
I have none.
What advice do you have for other hopefuls?
Do your best and always do it for yourself.
What would people be surprised to learn about you?
I am a ham.
Who did you think was going to win last season?
If you could be a performer from any era, which would you choose and why?
Doo wop, because there's so much constant energy and happiness.
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SEASON 2 BEST OF THE REST
- "We Belong" - 3/4/03