American singer-songwriter who gained fame for appearing around the eighth season of American Idol. He completed in sixth put in place your competition. He graduated from your University of NEW YORK in 2008 with levels in both politics technology and American research. He performed Michael Jackson’s “Defeat It” in his 1st finals overall performance on American Idol. His dad was created in India and his mom was created in South Africa. He was a contestant on American Idol that was judged by Simon Cowell.