Summary: Australian-born singer-songwriter and one-time contestant on American Idol who had appeared in season 7 of the hit Fox singing competition and was voted off in an eight-round stunner, but who had never been in the show's bottom three voter-getters when he was eliminated in April 2008 and also released an album entitled Hold Back My Heart in 2009.
Cause of Death: Blood clot in his ankles
Born: October 20, 1978
Died: August 1, 2014
Location: Los Angeles, California