Aug 3, 2008

Melinda Doolittle was an American Idol season 6 contestant. She didn’t have much confidence during her audition, but she blew the judges away with her voice. A video of her audition thanks to MelindasBackups on is below. Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson summed her up quickly and precisely. Melinda Doolittle placed third on American Idol season 6, just under Blake Lewis and winner Jordin Sparks. On Good Morning America Simon Cowell said Melinda Doolittle should have won season 6 of American Idol. Entertainment Weekly is reporting Melinda Doolittle has signed a record deal with Hi Fi Recordings. Her debut album will be released this fall, but no exact date is being reported. Watch Melinda Doolittle singing For Once In My Life below. Enjoy!


  1. Melinda will released her first album in fall. New website to support Melinda Album and Career. come join us.

  2. Good news for you Melinda Doolittle fans! She’s set to release her debut album titled, Coming Back to You on Hi-Fi Recordings in January 09. Produced by Grammy-nominated producer Mike Mangini (Joss Stone, Run DMC, The Jonas Brothers), Coming Back to You was recorded with a team of live musicians in Nashville and New York City.

    The first single, “It’s Your Love” will be released to radio in October.

    “Keep yourself updated with Melinda’s career at melindasbackups. is a web site owned by Melinda Doolittle. Melinda’s Backups™ is a non-profit supportive association inspired by Melinda and authorized by her to operate this web site on behalf of her fans.




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