James Durbin – James Durbin and his girlfriend Heidi Lowe were married in the Santa Cruz mountains. People magazine reports that the couple, who also have a 2 year-old son together, tied the knot on New Year’s Eve. The reception was held at a community hall afterwards.
There where about 85 guests in attendance which included other American Idol alums from season 10 such as Stefano Langone, Casey Abrams and Haley Reinhart according to the report.
Durbin, who is a native to Santa Cruz, was the favored contestant in season 10 of American Idol to win but finished fourth after not receiving enough votes to move on to the final three.
He has also been diagnosed with Tourette syndrome and Asperger syndrome which seems to have no effect on his performing. After Idol he appeared in a documentary titled “Different Is The New Normal,” which was about trying to overcome Tourette syndrome as a teen.
In November of last year James released his first post Idol album titled “Memories of a Beautiful Disaster,” which debuted at number 36 on the Billboard charts and sold 28,000 copies in the first week of its release.
Previous to Idol, James Durbin went by the stage name of Jimmy Levox, while a member of a metal band called Hollywood Scars.