Soul singer best known as a finalist on the 2005 season of American Idol. She has released singles like "Standing on Love."
She made her first singing performance at age five and entered her first talent show when she was eleven.
She was a cheerleader for the Miami Dolphins and sang at the G8 summit before auditioning for American Idol.
She grew up an only child in Miami, Florida. She has a daughter.
She was defeated by Carrie Underwood on the fourth season of American Idol.