Alejandro Aranda Bio, Age, Childhood, Family, Girlfriend and American Idol

Alejandro Aranda Biography

Alejandro Aranda is a 24 years old upcoming musician. He was born and raised in Pomona, California. He finished second( 1st runner’s up) on season 17 of American Idol. He was one of the contestants in the American Idol who impressed the judges with his good singing skills and managed to win the golden ticket to Hollywood during his first audition. The judges and audiences have declared his audition as one of the best auditions in the history of the American Idol.

Alejandro Aranda Age

Alejandro was born in 1995. However he has not disclosed the exact date of birth. He is 25 years old as of 2020.

Alejandro Aranda Childhood

Alejandro was born and brought up in Pomona, California. Most of his childhood was spent learning different musical instruments like guitar, keyboard, and others.

Alejandro developed interest in music at a very young age and he has put in a lot of hard work to make his singing dream a reality.

Alejandro Aranda Family

Alejandro was born in a small supportive family. Other than saying that his family is very supportive, Alejandro has not revealed any more details about his family. Details of his parents and siblings if he has any, are not yet known.

Alejandro Aranda Girlfriend

Aranda has chosen to concentrate on his music career thus has no time for a relationship. He is single as at now.

Alejandro Aranda American Idol Audition

Alejandro warmed the hearts of the judges with an original song called “Out Loud”, during his audition.

Judge Lionel gave him a standing ovation right after he was done singing. He told Alejandro, “You my friend, are so talented. I am so inspired.”

Judge Luke Bryan who agreed with Lionel said, “I just feel like I’m in the presence of greatness. I’m so glad you are here. It was like watching my favorite movie that I did not want to end.”

Judge Katy Perry was also not left behind on the praise. She said, “I think you’re really special. I think you’re an absolute genius.”

Alejandro Aranda Photo
Alejandro Aranda Photo

Richie added, “You have such a career.” He further said “And the fact that you don’t know it makes it even more special. There’s nothing like you my friend.”

The California State University student newspaper, CSU and Five of Five Entertainment according to The Sundial, awarded Alejandro with the title of Artist of the Year in 2017.

His musical pseudonym at that time, was ScaryPoolParty, which still remains his Instagram handle and Spotify name.

Alejandro Aranda Hollywood

Alejandro was put into same Group of Ten as Laci Kaye Booth, in Hollywood.

Sharing a bit more about himself, Alejandro said that he hoped that this show would help him feel more confident and he revealed that when growing up, he didn’t have anyone who encouraged him to go for his dreams.

On his performance in Hollywood, Alejandro sang his own rendition of Justin Bieber’s “Sorry” and once again, he impressed the judges, that they even threw their coats at him to show how impressed they were.

That week, he made it to the top 40.

Alejandro Aranda Hawaii

Alejandro sang “Yellow” by Coldplay during the American Idol Top 40 Showcase round at the Disney Aulani resort and spa in Hawaii. He once again impressed the judges and the crowd too.

Judge Katy Perry when revealing to him that he had made it to the top 20, acknowledged that his performance was really special and that they believed in him. She also referred to him as a pop star.

Alejandro Aranda Top 10

Alejandro was also among the contestants that made it to the top 10. The other contestants are;

  • Madison Vandenburg
  • Walker Burroughs
  • Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon
  • Wade Cota
  • Laci Kaye Booth
  • Laine Hardy
  • Alejandro Aranda
  • Uché
  • Dimitrius Graham
  • Alyssa Raghu

Alejandro Aranda Top 8

  • Madison Vandenburg
  • Walker Burroughs
  • Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon
  • Wade Cota
  • Laci Kaye Booth
  • Laine Hardy
  • Alejandro Aranda
  • Alyssa Raghu

Alejandro Aranda Runners Up

He emerged as runners up on the finale of the 17th season of American Idol on 19th May 2019.

Final Performance



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