Jul. 20th, 1978
Los Angeles, California, USA
Elliott Yamin's Main TV Roles[no roles found]
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- At the age of seventeen, Yamin was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes and has to wear an insulin pump.
- Was one of the nearly 19,000 people who auditioned in Boston for the fifth season of American Idol.
- Has a Shih Tzu named Buster.
- On AmericanIdol.com's Top 20 highest-rated performances of season 5, Elliott got the most with 9. Behind him was Taylor with 7.
- Favorite song is "Moody's Mood For Love" by James Moody. Elliott recorded this song on the American Idols Season 5: Encores CD.
- When he was eleven years old, he moved to Richmond, Virginia.
- Song "Wait For You" placed number 19 on VH1's Top 40 Songs of 2007.
- When the Top 24 was revealed, Pinnaclesports.com gave his chances of winning at last with 65-1, tying him with 8 other contenders. When it was down to 8, Entertainment Weekly gave him 12-1 odds of winning ahead of only Bucky and Ace. When it was down to three, the magazine gave him 6-1 odds.