Jul. 20th, 1978
Los Angeles, California, USA
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- For the July 29th stop of the American Idol tour in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia, 9,000 tickets sold out in under 15 minutes, besting the tour led 3 years prior by Ruben, Clay and Kimberley. That averages out to 10 tickets per second.
- 20,459 people were at the American Airlines Center in Dallas when Elliott sang the National Anthem for game 2 of the NBA finals on June 11, 2006, which is exactly the day American Idol premiered on Fox in 2002.
- When it was down to 5, a poll at MSNBC.com asked who should win American Idol. Elliott had the most with 30% while Katharine came in second with 28%.
- Song "Wait For You" placed number 19 on VH1's Top 40 Songs of 2007.
- Favorite song is "Moody's Mood For Love" by James Moody. Elliott recorded this song on the American Idols Season 5: Encores CD.
- The song he sang to win $1,000 for Richmond Idol was Brian McKnight's "One Last Cry".
- Favorite snack: Little Debbie's Strawberry Shortcake Rolls (when he has low blood sugar)