Sanjaya Malakar Profile
|Full Name:||Sanjaya Malakar - Contact Sanjaya Malakar|
|Birth Name:||Sanjaya Shekar Malakar|
|Date of Birth:||September 10th, 1989|
|Place of Birth:||Seattle, WA|
|Nationality:||Bengali Indian / American|
|Education:||Attended Shorecrest High School for freshman year before transferring to Todd Beamer High School. He left high school early and opted for a GED.|
|Claim to Fame:||He is an American singer who was a Top 7 finalist on the sixth season of American Idol. Malakar gained notoriety during his tenure as an American Idol finalist for being received badly by critics including Simon Cowell, yet remaining and advancing in the contest. He was eliminated from the show on April 18, 2007.|
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Chicago TribuneCubs take on the world? A great idea that will never happen
He could turn out to be the 'DWTS' version of Sanjaya Malakar, the awful teenage singer whom fans voted into the final rounds of "American Idol" in 2006. With all the Cubs fans across the world, Ross is likely to get plenty of votes either way. "I'd ...
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RomperWhat Has Sanjaya Malakar Been Up To Since 'American Idol'? He's Still Following His Dream
When Sanjaya Malakar auditioned for American Idol with his sister during Season 6, he probably didn't think he'd become a viral hit. Sure, he wanted to become a singer but the fame and fandom Sanjaya acquired through Season 6 of American Idol was ...
And So We Say Goodbye to American Idol: The PEOPLE Review
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Us WeeklyFormer Donald Trump Strategist: He's Like 'American Idol' Alum Sanjaya Malakar!
Full of regrets. Donald Trump's former strategist Stephanie Cegielski is not a fan of the GOP presidential front-runner. Cegielski penned a scathing open letter about her ex employer, which was published on xoJane on Monday, March 28. Cegielski didn't ...
Former Trump Strategist Calls Him 'Presidential Equivalent of Sanjaya' on 'American Idol'
Former Donald Trump Strategist Compares Candidate To American Idol's Sanjaya ? And Claims He Doesn't Actually ...
Donald Trump's Former Top Strategist Calls Him The 'Presidential Equivalent Of Sanjaya'
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Hollywood Reporter'American Idol' Stars of the Past: Catching Up With Sanjaya, Crying ...
The end is near for American Idol, which made proper stars out of Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson and the like, and viral stars of William ...
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UPROXXPete Davidson Compared Donald Trump To 'American Idol's' Sanjaya Malakar On 'SNL'
There will be plenty more on the season premiere of SNL later, including all the Miley Cyrus weirdness and things that could've gone better all around. One thing that went quite well was Pete Davidson's return to the Weekend Update desk to tackle the ...
Hollywood Reporter'American Idol': Why Sanjaya Malakar Was Better Than Lazaro Arbos (Video)
With all this talk of season 12 finalist Lazaro Arbos being the new Sanjaya Malakar, I wanted to take a look back at the performances of the flashy and controversial Seattle vocalist who bewildered American Idol viewers until his seventh place finish ...
'American Idol': Lazaro Arbos is the New Sanjaya
VOTE: Will Lazaro Arbos Finally Go Home Tonight?
'American Idol' Recap: Lazaro Arbos' Exit Leaves First All-Female Top Five
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The Morton ReportLife After American Idol: The Evolution of Sanjaya Malakar
The Morton Report
Back in 2007, when American Idol was a more formidable force than it is these days, season six Idol finalist Sanjaya Malakar took the nation by storm. Then only 17 years of age, his Stevie Wonder-influenced vocals were sometimes upstaged by a series of ...
seattlepi.com (blog)New Music from 'American Idol' Favorite Sanjaya Malakar
The seven years since Sanjaya Malakar's polarizing stint on season six of American Idol have seen plenty of ups and downs for the singer. Whether co-starring in an Off Broadway production (as he did in 2011, an adaptation of actress Julianne Moore's ...
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- Sanjaya Malakar, former 'American Idol' contestant, spotted singing at NYC subway station - New York Daily News
New York Daily NewsSanjaya Malakar, former 'American Idol' contestant, spotted singing at NYC subway station
New York Daily News
Take Sanjaya Malakar from season six, for example. The former ?Idol? contestant was recently photographed performing ? in a New York City subway station. ?He was singing '(Sittin' on) the Dock of the Bay,'? an eyewitness told In Touch. Placing seventh ...
EXCLUSIVE PHOTO: American Idol's Sanjaya Malakar: Singing in the Subway
In Touch Weekly
American Idol Finalist Sanjaya Sings For Spare Change In NYC Subway Stations!
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- Hey, whatever happened to Sanjaya Malakar?
?is what you might have been asking if you were a fan of the long-haired American idol contestant who gained national notoriety even though he only placed 7th on season six. Malakar, a Federal Way teenager at the time, is now a bartender who lives in ...