In 2006, Elliott Yamin introduced himself as a performer, becoming one of the best-loved “American Idol” contestants in the show’s highest-rated season to date. The following year, he proved his mettle as a recording artist: his self-titled debut debut entered as the highest independent debut by a new artist in Billboard chart history – at #3 on the Top 200; his single, “Wait For You,” was a Top 5, platinum-certified smash.
Fight For Love is the latest installment in Yamin’s odyssey. “I’ve matured and grown as a vocalist and a writer, and I really wanted to display that on this record.” He refined his sound, marrying his love of timeless R&B to cutting-edge, contemporary production, shaped with an all-star crew that includes StarGate, Harvey Mason Jr., Johnta Austin, MIDI Mafia, Eman, and Jermaine Dupri.
In 2006, the nation became infatuated with a then-unknown singer from Richmond, VA. And that happened over just a few months, with him perfoming other people’s songs. He devoted two years of writing and recording Fight For Love. Get ready to know Elliott Yamin on a whole new level.