- Started singing at age 7, but stopped for several years when it was discovered that he had a paralyzed vocal chord.
- Appeared on The Jenny Jones Show to sing "And I Am Telling You" from Dreamgirls.
- Won the Junior category on Star Search in 2003, when he was 12.
- Takes voice lessons from the same vocal coach as previous American Idol contestant Carmen Rasmusen.
- Runner-up for Season 7 of American Idol; winner was David Cook.
- Lupe Archuleta — Mother
- Daniel Archuleta — Brother
- Claudia Archuleta — Sister
- Amber Archuleta — Sister
- Jeff Archuleta — Father
- Jazzy Archuleta — Sister
- Birth Name: David James Archuleta
- Birth Place: Miami, FL
- Birthday: December 28, 1990, Capricorn
- Profession: Reality cast member, Singer
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