Sanjaya Malakar at the Mural Amphitheater, Seattle Center, Seattle, WA on May 12, 2007.
|Birth name||Sanjaya Joseph Malakar|
|Born||September 10, 1989|
|Origin||Federal Way, Washington, United States|
|Occupations||Singer, reality television personality, writer|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, keyboard|
Sanjaya Joseph Malakar (/ /; Hindi: संजय मलाकार; born September 10, 1989) is an American singer. He is best known for being on the sixth season of American Idol. He was not well liked by the program's judges, mainly Simon Cowell. He was voted off after the top 7 participants.
- "Name Pronunciation Guide". inogolo. http://inogolo.com/pronunciation/d1060/Sanjaya_Malakar. Retrieved December 6, 2011.