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    Phil de Torres



    Name: Phil de Torres

    Age: 20

    Hometown: Port Coquitlam, BC

    Do you have a job?
    Yes I do! I work at a sports store.

    Where did you go to school? What did you study?
    I attended Archbishop Carney Secondary and I'm currently at British Columbia Institute of Technology taking Architecture

    Do you have any formal singing training?
    Nope! Just been singing ever since I was five.

    Where have you performed before?
    My local city functions, school functions...let's just say everywhere in my city.

    When did you first start to sing?
    I started to sing when I was five. My aunt entered me in a singing competition in my elementary school and I won! So I just kept singing.

    What is your favourite song to sing?
    "Without You" by Air Supply

    What is the first concert you went to?
    Honestly, I've never been to a concert.

    What is the last concert you went to?
    Honestly, I've never been to a concert.

    What other talents do you have?
    I've been taking martial arts since I was five. Drawing and songwriting are some of my hobbies.

    If you don't make it as the CANADIAN IDOL what will you do?
    I will still work towards my music career and continue my work towards the Olympics (Tae Kwon Do) and finish school.

    What are your goals in life?
    To be successful in life.

    What album would your friends be surprised that you own?
    "Star Wars Episode I Soundtrack" Hehehe, I'm a geek.

    What is the first CD that you ever bought?
    Men in Black Soundtrack

    What is in your CD player right now?
    Josh Groban

    Who is your CANADIAN IDOL?
    My Canadian Idol is TATATADADAA! Bryan Adams

    What is your favourite type of music?
    R&B and pop are tied for that category

    What is your favourite song?
    Again, sorry to be repetitive, "Without You" by Air Supply

    Favourite Male Artist?
    Justin Timberlake

    Favourite Female Artist?
    Jennifer Lopez

    Favourite Album?
    Lenny Kravitz Greatest Hits

    Who in the music world do you think your style is most like?
    I don't think I can consider myself to anybody in the music world. I consider myself to have a unique style, but that's just what I think. You tell me who you think has the same style because honestly I don't have an idea.

    In my spare time I like to...
    Run!! I got to my local sports track and just run. I love it.

    Proudest Moment?
    The whole Idol experience. Nothing beats it man!

    The Canadian I admire most is...
    Jim Carrey. I think he's the funniest man in the world.

    What is your definition of a Canadian Idol?
    Well, if it is through the consideration of this whole competition, I believe it is the most hardworking, because the amount of talent that showed up here is incredible. Everybody that was chosen deserves the title.

    Aside from making the top 30, what has been your favourite moment at Canadian Idol so far?
    When I flew to Calgary for auditions. I was eliminated at Vancouver and without trying again at Calgary I wouldn't be here.

    Who is your most favourite judge and why?
    I don't have a favourite judge. All of them are great.

    Who is your least favourite judge and why?
    n/a

    What advice do you have for other hopefuls?
    Try, try and try again. Work on your craft and accept criticism.

    What would people be surprised to learn about you?
    I'm a black belt at karate.

    Who was your favourite American Idol?
    Ruben Studdard

    Favourite food?
    Anything man! Except crabs, I'm allergic.

    Favourite hockey team?
    The Vancouver Canucks

    Favourite TV Show?
    The Simpsons

    The best place in Canada is...
    Vancouver Baby!

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    Yay, a competitor from my hometown!!!

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    I love his spiky hair and think he has the sweetest face.

    I can't recall hearing him sing much though so I'm looking forward to that.
    "That's Numberwang!"

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    Hmmm, I thought he was ok, but as I said in the show discussion thread, I didn't think he was going all out with his performance.
    "That's Numberwang!"

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