Hometown: Forth Worth, TX
Audition City: Cleveland
What's in your CD player right now? Anastacia and Lara Fabien.
What's your favorite type of music? I love all types of music.
When did you first start to sing?
In elementary school.
Do you have any formal singing training?
Yes, Linda Septien out of Dallas. Been with her for 1 year.
What other talents do you have?
Ice skating, piano, clarinet.
If you don't make it on AMERICAN IDOL, what will you do?
I will continue to pursue a career in music.
What are your personal goals in life?
To make a living doing what I love to do. Singing and entertaining!
What album would your friends be surprised you own?
Barbra Streisand - Back to Broadway.
Who is your AMERICAN IDOL?
Anyone who is relentless in pursuing their dreams!
Do you have any rituals or things you do each time before you perform?
Say a quick prayer and then breathe!
Favorite male pop artist?
Favorite female pop artist?
Celine Dion or Anastacia.
Most embarrassing moment?
Too many to name.
What has been your proudest moment in life so far?
The day I bought my first car. It represented my independence and that I was finally self-sufficient.
If you couldn't sing, which talent would you most like to have?
I would love to be a ventriloquist.
What is your definition of an AMERICAN IDOL?
Someone of good moral standing.
Who is your favorite judge and why?
Simon, I love his brutal honesty.
What would people be surprised to learn about you?
That I'm smarter than I act sometimes.
How has this changed your life?
This experience has boosted my sense of confidence!
Do you have any lucky charms?
Yes, my friend Anea gave me an angel pin as a good luck charm.
Who are your heroes in life?
My mom and my aunt.
What's been your toughest obstacle in life?
Learning responsibility was very tough for me.
Do you think the audition process was fair?
If you win, who will you thank first?
God, first and foremost, and then the American public!!!
SEASON 4 PHOTOS
SEASON 4 TOP 12
SEASON 4 BEST OF THE REST
- "When The Lights Go Down"
- "I Will Love Again"