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Name: Elliott Yamin
Kind of like: The short, white Brian McKnight.
Season highlight: "Moody's Mood for Love"
Attributes: He was the underdog who had the voice, but became a serious contender after a style tweak that took him from Wolfman in ill-fitting jeans to hottie in swanky suits.
Drawbacks: He still doesn't believe he's as good as he actually is, and the lack of confidence shows in his stage presence.
Career prospects: Brian McKnight doesn't dance like Usher, either, so, lack of stage presence aside, Elliott's voice and genuine love of R&B means he should make some pretty music.
Tour buzz: His duet with Chris Daughtry on Nickelback's "Savin' Me" is one of the show's best moments, says EW.com. And yes, he does sing "Moody's."