|Born||May 29, 1982|
|Origin||Oyster Bay Cove, New York, United States|
|Died||October 18, 2014(aged 32)|
|Occupation(s)||Singer, Vocalist, Model|
Joanne Borgella (May 29, 1982 – October 18, 2014) was an American singer-songwriter, jewelry designer and model. She was signed to Wilhelmina Models. She was the first winner of Mo'Nique's Fat Chance pageant as "Miss F.A.T." in 2005 and a top 24 contestant on the seventh season of American Idol in 2008.
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- Schapiro, Rich (17 February 2008). "Plus-sized 'American Idol' ambitions". Daily News. Archived from the original on 17 May 2008. Retrieved 2 October 2010.
- Editor-In-Chief, Stephanie Penn. "'American Idol' Alum & Plus Size Model Joanne Borgella Dies At 32". DailyVenusDiva.com. Archived from the original on 2015-07-23. Retrieved 2014-10-19.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)