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'American Idol': Then & Now

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Season 6 - Sanjaya Malakar

Sanjaya's success on "American Idol" was a shock to the judges. Despite poor reviews, fans kept calling in and advancing the singer. After leaving the show, Malakar competed on the second season of "I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!" In 2011, he toured the United States with the band The Brave Chandeliers, but is now working as a bartender in New York City. —XFINITY Entertainment Staff (Photos by Michael Buckner, Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

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