His mother is from Honduras and his father is of Spanish–Basque, Danish, Irish, German, and Iroquois descent.Archuleta's competing on Star Search was preceded by an appearance on The Jenny Jones Show, meeting the finalists from American Idol's first season, for whom he performed a spontaneous a cappella rendition of "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going" from Dreamgirls.His third post American Idol and fourth overall studio album Digital Vein was released on September 18, 2015.He also participated in choir and drama programs in middle school and high school.In October 2010 he released a third album, The Other Side of Down, featuring lead single "Something 'Bout Love".
The couple was seen closely eyeing some pricey bling in a couple of major jewelry stores — especially major diamond baubles that could only be described as the kind usually slipped on a woman’s left-hand ring finger. (read more)According to some insiders, they'll soon be engaged. Rumor Explodes on Twitter Naturally, the Sun-Times’ article sent Facebook and Twitter into a frenzy.
The album was certified gold in the Philippines (10,000 units) as of June 2012.
Archuleta was born on December 28, 1990 in Miami, Florida, to Lupe Marie (née Mayorga), a salsa singer and dancer, and Jeff Archuleta, a jazz musician.
But was he referring to the supposed wedding, some fans wondered.
David Cook “secretly married” rumors have caused quite a stir among fans. That remains a mystery for now, as the singer’s rep hasn’t commented, nor the couple released an official statement yet.