Melinda Doolittle Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Melinda Doolittle Quick Info
Height5 ft 6 in
Weight63 kg
Date of BirthOctober 6, 1977
Zodiac SignLibra
Eye ColorDark Brown

Melinda Doolittle is an American singer who had come into the spotlight in 2007 when she had finished in 3rd place in the 6th season of the popular singing competition-based reality TV franchise American Idol. She has launched a studio album titled Coming Back to You (2009) and the EPs titled Melinda Doolittle (2007) and You’re The Reason (2013). Coming Back to You had peaked at number 3 on the US Indie charts. Before appearing on American Idol, she had worked as a professional backup singer for several noted American singers.

Born Name

Melinda Marie Doolittle

Nick Name

Mindy Doo

Melinda Doolittle as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2019
Melinda Doolittle as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2019 (Melinda Doolittle / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Libra

Born Place

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Residence

Franklin, Williamson County, Tennessee, United States

Nationality

American

 

Education

Melinda had graduated, in 1995, from the Union High School, a public school in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She had later earned a Bachelor in Music degree from the Belmont University, a private Christian university in Nashville, Tennessee.

Occupation

Singer

Melinda Doolittle as seen in an Instagram Post in March 2019
Melinda Doolittle as seen in an Instagram Post in March 2019 (Melinda Doolittle / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Steve Doolittle
  • Mother – Marguerite Duke Doolittle
  • Siblings – She has a sister.
  • Others – Miara Doolittle (Niece)

Manager

She is represented by –

  • Adrienne Lindsey, Manager, Champion Creative Co., Talent Management Agency, United States
  • Dan Mann, Booking Agent (Concerts/Corporate Events/Speaking), Agency etc., Nashville, Tennessee, Davidson County, United States
  • Dustin Flores, Booking Agent (Theatre), The Mine, New York City, New York, United States
  • Paula Poeta, Booking Agent (TV/Film), The Mine, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States

Genre

Gospel, Soul, R&B

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

  • MPCA
  • Hi Fi Recordings
  • 19 Entertainment
  • Sonador Entertainment

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm

Weight

63 kg or 139 lbs

Melinda Doolittle as seen in an Instagram Post in April 2019
Melinda Doolittle as seen in an Instagram Post in April 2019 (Melinda Doolittle / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Black

She is of African-American descent.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Mildly stocky frame
  • Radiant face
  • Often-changing hairstyle

Religion

Christianity

Melinda Doolittle as seen in an Instagram Post in March 2020
Melinda Doolittle as seen in an Instagram Post in March 2020 (Melinda Doolittle / Instagram)

Melinda Doolittle Facts

  1. Although she was born in St. Louis, Missouri, Melinda has always considered Brentwood, Tennessee, to be her home. After her performances in American Idol in 2007, her homecoming was held in Brentwood. She had later settled down in Franklin, Tennessee.
  2. When she was in middle school, she had told her mother that she had wanted to participate in a musical talent show. Although her mother and her youth pastor knew that she had never sung much before, they had both encouraged her to practice as hard as she could. At the talent show, she gave a performance that was much better than everyone had expected. This is when her mother realized that she had a bright future in music.
  3. In her 2nd broadcast show in American Idol, she had performed My Funny Valentine, a popular jazz song by Mitzi Green. Her performance had received fulsome praise from the judges and was ranked number 3 in the American web portal and online service provider AOL‘s list of ‘Top 20’ Idol performances. Until her elimination from the show, in 3rd place overall, she had not been in the bottom two or three of the competition at any stage.
  4. She had performed the national anthem of the United States during Game 5 of the 2007 NBA Eastern Conference Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Detroit Pistons.
  5. In April 2010, she had published a book titled Beyond Me: Finding Your Way to Life’s Next Level.

Featured Image by Melinda Doolittle / Instagram

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