The year-old from Glendale, Ariz. Bryan said he now believes Hernandez stopped working at the strip club on Sept. The risk of heat stroke loomed for animals, too. Wet towels, cool baths and icy treats helped. The girl was taken to a hospital, according to South County Fire. She was unconscious.
“Idol” Contestant Apparently Rolled His Stones At A Phoenix-Area Strip Bar
'American Idol' Hopeful David Hernandez Performed At Male Strip Club - MTV
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. Fox spokeswomen Jill Hudson did not immediately return telephone calls seeking comment Monday.
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. Click here to see a photo at CelebTV. 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.
Hernandez was born in Phoenix, Arizona , but grew up mostly in Glendale. He was raised by his single mom, Spring Hernandez. He began singing at age six. His grandfather took him to his first audition for a local theater company, Valley Youth Theater. David was chosen for one of the lead roles, and decided on a career singing and performing.