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Chris Golightly from "American Idol," who goes by the name Orphan, is one of the top 24 contestants in Season 9 of the FOX reality singing competition. Chris Golightly apparently originally made it into the top 24 finalists but then was apparently cut at the last minute, because he could not prove that he was not still under a pre-existing recording contract. Tim Urban took his place in the top 24.

Chris Golightly auditioned in Los Angeles, California. He sang "Stand By Me" for his audition. All
Chris Golightly of "American Idol 2009," Season 9
Chris Golightly of  American Idol 2009, Season 9
four judges voted yes to send him to Hollywood.

Chris Golightly from "American Idol" Season 9 is a shoe salesman from Los Angeles, California. Growing up, he was an orphan and got bounced around 25 families for foster care. He has been singing since he was six years old and was featured on the CD, "Once Upon a Christmas Time." He is 25 years old.




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CHRIS GOLIGHTLY FROM AMERICAN IDOL: FACTS

Where does Chris Golightly live? Find out here.

Age: ∼30 years old (age stated above was at time of writing)
AKA: Orphan
Birthplace: San Pedro, CA
Current Residence: Los Angeles, CA





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