Hometown: New York, NY
Audition City: Las Vegas
What's in your CD player right now? I think it's "RES"
What's your favorite type of music? I prefer soul and electronic. Really, I love everything.
When did you first start to sing?
I think I was about 5 or 6.
Do you have any formal singing training?
What other talents do you have?
I can dance, act, beatbox and whistle very well.
If you don't make it on AMERICAN IDOL, what will you do?
I'll continue to sing and follow my passion.
What are your personal goals in life?
To lead a healthy and happy life and to be a successful performer in this music industry.
What album would your friends be surprised you own?
Britney Spears Greatest Hits.
Who is your AMERICAN IDOL?
Do you have any rituals or things you do each time before you perform?
Just try to meditate and relax.
Favorite male pop artist?
Usher and/or Justin Timerblake.
Favorite female pop artist?
Most embarrassing moment?
When I threw up in front of all these people at a house party. Very embarrassing.
What has been your proudest moment in life so far?
Working with Michael Jackson.
If you couldn't sing, which talent would you most like to have?
I'd like to know how to play the guitar.
What is your definition of an AMERICAN IDOL?
An American Idol is someone that has all the qualities that America thinks is positive, attractive and alluring.
Who is your favorite judge and why?
Simon's my favorite because he's real and very unpredictable.
What would people be surprised to learn about you?
That I'm very critical of my work.
How has this changed your life?
It's given me a great opportunity to make my dreams into reality!
Do you have any lucky charms?
Lots. I have a whole bag full of them.
Who are your heroes in life?
What's been your toughest obstacle in life?
Dealing with all the negativity in the ghetto.
Do you think the audition process was fair?
If you win, who will you thank first?
My family and loved ones who kept me strong.
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