Singer who made a name for himself as a contestant on season sixteen of American Idol. He won fans across the country for his renditions of songs like Donny Hathaway's "A Song For You" and Rufus & Chaka Khan's "Ain't Nobody."
He was raised in Birmingham, Alabama and attended Fort Valley State University.
He was a legal secretary at the Jefferson County District Attorney's office prior to appearing on American Idol.
He has a son.
He performed "Wake Me Up" as a duet with Aloe Blacc on American Idol.