I definitely am a romantic kind of person. InHernandez made it onto the reality competition series American Idollanding in the top 12 before being eliminated. That's been the theme of my entire life. As I had mentioned before, being on a reality competition show where only the last person standing gets to bathe in the spotlight, getting pelted by shots from a confetti cannon, I asked him how he has survived after Idol. They tried to sensationalize it and make it into a negative; I was so over it by the time the story got dredged across social media platforms, I wanted people to just focus on the vocals.
There is so much more to worry about in life than stupid shit like that.
When we got to the interracial gay couple, everyone just lost it and started sobbing. David Hernandez He has a great voice, good looks and enough nerve to take on mainstream Hollywood. Some of those issues are alive and well in the LGBT community itself. I started singing in terrible venues, and then I boarded a cruise ship to sing in an a capella quartet when I was about Michael Orland was like a brother to me through the whole process, always asking me if I was doing ok, if I was all right and telling me to "open my mouth and stretch my vocals"! That little gay boy, fearing for his life, just wanting the world to accept him. Absolutely, I am working on a full length album now.
That all helps fund the next record. It was a lot of fun doing Pride actually. I just ran into him. Through the whole course of "American Idol" though, Michael Orland and Debra Byrd and Dorian Holley; they were that little power team that did nothing but motivate and positively push me. Most of Vatican Priests are Gay You know, right after Christina was murdered, I contacted my booking agent and asked if they could possibly get more security for Pride. I didn't realize how much work went into it and I also didn't realize that you could change keys of songs to fit your vocals, I had no idea.