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Sanjaya Malakar

Born – September 10, 1989
Seattle, Washington, U.S.

“American Idol” contestant, reality TV star, slightly less of a joke than William Hung.

Career High Point: Coming in 7th on “American Idol.”

Career Low Point: Coming in 7th on “American Idol.”

Dazzled/annoyed all of America with his unique song stylings and even more unique hair stylings.

Won "Favorite Reality Game Loser" at the 2007 "Golden Realitini" awards. That's right-- there's an award show for reality TV stars.

His “Ponyhawk” hairstyle was ranked as No. 3 in the 2007 "Top TV Moment" video searches by AOL. Remember AOL?

TMZ Fun Game: Try explaining this guy to anyone without using the words "American Idol" at least once. It's basically impossible.

LATEST STORIES
  
Sanjaya's Next Stop: Back of Milk Carton

Sanjaya's Next Stop: Back of Milk Carton

The crappiest Idol performer since forever may think his fame is a lot bigger than his crazazy Mohawk. After seeing our recent story, organizers of the Plymouth Rox Summer Fest are scrambling to… READ MORE >

Two Former Boy Banders Equals One Sanjaya

Two Former Boy Banders Equals One Sanjaya

Ever wonder what 98 Degrees Jeff Timmons and LFO's Rich Cronin do for money nowadays? We're told Timmons and Cronin are headlining the Plymouth Rox Summer Fest in Mass. for the combined price tag… READ MORE >

- 2112 days ago
Sanjaya Doesn't Play Fair

Sanjaya Doesn't Play Fair

Sanjaya is trying to gouge poor, unsuspecting country fair folk.The scene of the crime: The Richmond County Fair. They asked the hair-brained reject to sing. He demanded $8,000.We're told at the… READ MORE >

- 2146 days ago
Sanjaya Prepares for Retirement

Sanjaya Prepares for Retirement

Hold on to your scrunchie! Despite being on his 16th minute of fame, pony-hawked "Idol" wannabeen Sanjaya Malakar is going Nationwide.Instead of performing at the opening of an outlet mall or… READ MORE >

- 2152 days ago
Sanjaya: Super Bowl Diva

Sanjaya: Super Bowl Diva

"American Idol" wannabeen Sanjaya Malakar may not have learned how to sing like a diva -- but he sure can act like one!TMZ spies spotted Sanji and his similarly coiffed sis, Shyamali, getting… READ MORE >

- 2265 days ago
Sanjaya Without His Hair -- Who?!

Sanjaya Without His Hair -- Who?!

With his long, wavy locks tucked inside a hat, "American Idol" wannabeen Sanjaya Malakar ('memba him?) looks more like the D-list bastard child of Marc Anthony and Snoop Dogg!Sanji was spotted… READ MORE >

- 2279 days ago
The Nightmare Before Xmas: Sanjaya to Sing Again

The Nightmare Before Xmas: Sanjaya to Sing Again

Dust off those pony-hawks and put on your earplugs, because "American Idol" wannabeen Sanjaya Malakar ('memba him?!) is about to start "singing" again!The 18-year-old wavy, chestnut brown-maned… READ MORE >

- 2333 days ago
While Brit's in Court, K-Fed Films, Parties

While Brit's in Court,
K-Fed Films, Parties

What was K-Fed doing while Britney was fighting for supervised visitation with their Sean and Jayden? Why, filming yet another episode of "One Tree Hill," of course. Daddy's got some bills to… READ MORE >

- 2379 days ago
Sanjaya -- Loser of the Year

Sanjaya -- Loser of the Year

He's been, thankfully, out of the limelight since "Idol" ended -- but Sanjaya was seen in Hollywood last night, hair and all.insertBCSinglePlayer(1213905373);The horrendous crooner was a guest of… READ MORE >

- 2389 days ago
Sanjaya vs. Bill: Who'd You Rather?

Sanjaya vs. Bill
Who'd You Rather?

A happy 18th birthday to Sanjaya Malakar today. The "Idol" sensation shares his birthday with the King of Spin himself, Bill O'Reilly, who turns 58. READ MORE >

- 2413 days ago

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