Occupation: College student
Hometown: Nazareth, Pennsylvania
Tyler Grady's 'American Idol' Journey Begins:
Tyler Grady auditioned for American Idol's ninth season in Boston. It was his third time trying out. After he sang Marvin Gaye's "Let's Get It On," Simon said "This is going to be one of those auditions that I will remember.” Randy said, “I liked Tyler. I thought Tyler was very good.”
More About Tyler Grady, 'American Idol' Contestant:
Tyler believes his style sets him apart from other contestants. Tyler first sang for an audience at an eighth grade talent show and he is now a drummer and the lead singer of a band. He is currently a student at Philadelphia's Temple University.
Pictures and performance list coming soon.
More 'American Idol' Season Nine Contestant Profiles:
Jermaine Sellers | Haeley Vaughn | Siobhan Magnus | Tyler Grady | John Park | Lacey Brown | Katie Stevens | Paige Miles | Lilly Scott | Lee DeWyze | Andrew Garcia | Michael Lynche | Didi Benami | Todrick Hall | Casey James | Aaron Kelly| Katelyn Epperly | Janell Wheeler | Ashley Rodriguez | Alex Lambert | Crystal Bowersox | Tim Urban | Jose Munoz