JON PETER LEWIS
Hometown: Rexburg, ID
Audition City: Hawaii
First Concert: Never been
Last Concert: Never been
When did you first start to sing?
Do you have any formal singing training?
Yes, a couple of private voice classes in college.
What other talents do you have?
I'm a portrait artist, an athlete (wrestling, soccer, diving, and hockey...is table tennis considered a sport?), and a mediocre break-dancer.
If you don't make it on AMERICAN IDOL, what will you do?
I'll go back to school and probably pursue a career in medicine while continuing to do what I love most - backyard wrestling!! Okay, maybe just music.
What are your personal goals in life?
Have a family and enjoy what I do.
What album would your friends be surprised you own?
"Around the World in a Day" - Prince and The Revolution.
What is the first CD you ever bought?
I inherited my first CD from my oldest brother: "Legend" - Bob Marley & The Wailers.
What is in your CD player right now?
"Riding with the King" - Eric Clapton and BB King.
Who is your AMERICAN IDOL?
What is your favorite type of music?
Rock and Roll.
What is your favorite song to sing?
"I'll Be Home For Christmas".
Favorite male pop artist?
Favorite female pop artist?
Favorite album of all time?
The Beatles' "One".
Who in the music world do you think your style is most like?
I don't know.
If you couldn't sing, which talent would you most like to have?
Polar bear swimming.
What has been your proudest moment in life so far?
When a couple I had helped through some hard times got married.
What is your definition of an AMERICAN IDOL?
An American Idol is someone whose character is worth idolizing.
Why do you want to be an AMERICAN IDOL?
That's a trick question. I want to win this competition to do what I love and get paid for it.
Who is your favorite judge and why?
How could I pick just one?!
Who is your least favorite judge and why?
What advice do you have for other hopefuls?
Love the music in yourself, not yourself in the music.
What would people be surprised to learn about you?
I can speak fluent Spanish.
SEASON 3 TOP 12
SEASON 3 BEST OF THE REST
- "Tiny Dancer"
- "A Little Less Conversation"
- "Drift Away"
- "She Believes In Me"
- "This Old Heart of Mine"
- "Rocket Man"
- "Jailhouse Rock"