Who is elliot yamin dating
Although he had not been musically trained, he sang in a local jazz band and in amateur performance forums emulating Stevie Wonder, Whitney Houston, and Donny Hathaway. Yamin's day to day manager and spokesperson is Monet Corso, who also receives A&R credit on his first album.
Yamin auditioned in Boston, Massachusetts, singing Leon Russell's "A Song for You", but his audition was not aired.
1 on the Billboard Top Independent Albums chart and at No. The album was certified gold in the United States in October 2007.
Retitled Wait for You, the album was released in Japan in May 2008 and certified gold in that country in September 2008.
He was sent through by the judges and made it through to the finals of the competition.
I was not getting paid, and a lot of people said: 'Stop doing that. At 25 years old, I was honored by President Clinton at a White House ceremony for my grass roots work.
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During one weekly rehearsal, guest coach Stevie Wonder told Yamin that he should definitely pursue a career in music.
Simon Cowell stated that he thought Yamin was "potentially the best male vocalist" in five seasons on American Idol and later, after Yamin's "A Song for You" performance, he declared that it was a "vocal masterclass".
On June 11, 2006, he performed the national anthem a cappella at Game 2 of the NBA finals.