The year-old from Glendale, Ariz. Bryan said he now believes Hernandez stopped working at the strip club on Sept. A new appointment system for county sites, which includes a waitlist for shots, is set to debut this week. The driver was driven in the wrong direction on northbound I-5 and hit another vehicle head-on.
Strip club: 'Idol' contestant David Hernandez was once a stripper
Source: 'Idol' Stripper David Hernandez Won't Be Disqualified
Tens of thousands of aspiring singers try to make the "American Idol" cut each year, longing for fame, fortune and a record deal. But once the newcomers put themselves out there, they're fresh meat for gossip blogs, tabloids and prying fans. Like Corey Clark and Antonella Barba before him, David Hernandez was thrust into the spotlight only to have his past threaten his rise to the top. Producers let the onetime male stripper stay in the competition , but just a week after his former profession was exposed, Hernandez was sent packing by the "Idol" faithful.
A person close to the show, who is not authorized to comment publicly and asked not to be identified, told The Associated Press on Tuesday that there were no plans to remove Hernandez from the Fox singing competition - despite the semifinalist's past as a male stripper. The year-old from Glendale, Ariz. In , semifinalist Frenchie Davis was dismissed from "Idol" because of her appearance on an adult Web site, but Antonella Barba remained in the competition last year after racy photos of her surfaced on the Internet. The source who confirmed that Hernandez will remain said Davis' situation was different because of the site's age-themed content. Fox and the producers declined to comment on Hernandez, who was scheduled to perform a song from the '80s in a live telecast Tuesday with the other male singers as the semifinalists are narrowed down this week to the final 12 contestants.
The year-old finalist from Glendale, Arizona, once worked as a stripper at Dick's Cabaret, appearing fully nude and performing lap dances for the club's "mostly male" clientele, club manager Gordy Bryan said Monday. It's not clear whether a history as a stripper could disqualify Hernandez from the hit TV singing competition. In , finalist Frenchie Davis was dismissed because of her appearance on an adult Web site; but last year, Antonella Barba remained in the competition after racy photos of her surfaced on the Internet.