Syesha Raquel Mercado (born January 2, 1987) is an American singer, songwriter, actress and model. Mercado was the third place finalist on the seventh season of American Idol. Prior to Idol, Mercado was on The One: Making a Music Star and she won Florida Super Singer. Her musical influences are Whitney Houston, Etta James, Alicia Keys, Zap Mama, Lauryn Hill, and Aretha Franklin.
|Date of Birth||January 2, 1987|
|Height||5' 5" (165 cm)|
|Eye Color||Brown - Dark|
|Claim to Fame||Making it to the Final 3 on American Idol|