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known professionally by her mononym Fantasia, is an American R&B singer, songwriter, and actress.
She rose to fame as the winner of the third season of the reality television series American Idol in 2004.
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Hangeng debuted in Super Junior in 2005 and left the group 4 years later.
Feeling embarrassed and harassed after she was raped by a classmate, Taylor's show was a heartfelt staging of the Porgy and Bess standard "Summertime" that left her in tears from "feeling the song" and earned praise from the judges and was named amongst the AOL's 2004 list of greatest television moments.
For the final performance of the season, Taylor offered a second performance of "Summertime" that again drew praise from the judges; Simon Cowell remarked that she was the best contestant to ever compete in any competition, including the more than seventy Idol champions crowned nationally and internationally since the show began its first global incarnations.
He said, "I always wanted to such a trendy genre but wondered, 'Would I be able to do it? I stopped eating sugar, rice, flour, salt, and other white food while eating all kinds of vegetables and meat."Heejun also spoke of the struggles he faced before becoming a singer in Korea, "I applied at various companies but failed to make the cut in all of them.
' I don't think I was ready until now." He continued, "I lost about 10kg (approx. I trained alone for about 2 years and eventually returned to America." After returning, he found the very popular show 'American Idol' where he received positive feedback from the viewers and listeners alike as he reached top 9. After receiving great reactions during 'American Idol', I was walking down the stairs and apparently I mumbled something that I couldn't even remember.
The single won her a Grammy for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance.