Jul. 20th, 1978
Los Angeles, California, USA
Elliott Yamin's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
- He continued his North America tour in the fall, again with Josh Hoge opening and adding the rock band The Last Goodnight. Drummer Glen Sobel replaced Felix Bloxsom in Yamin's band, and fellow American Idol 5 alumnus JosÚ "Sway" Penala was added to provide backing vocals. The tour kicked off on October 5 in Chicago and ended on November 26 in Washington, DC.
- Favorite snack: Little Debbie's Strawberry Shortcake Rolls (when he has low blood sugar)
- Has a Shih Tzu named Buster.
- Favorite color is midnight blue.
- Results from an online poll at PBSKids.org tabulated 50,110 votes as of June 19th, 2006 asking who should have won American Idol. Chris Daughtry came in 1st, but Elliott was next by a difference 2%.
- Earned his GED in 1997 at the Virginia Randolph Education Center while working at Foot Locker.
- Song "Fight for Love" was originally offered to Leona Lewis.