Stefano is the epitome of the perfect combination of raw talent and perserverance paying off. The west coast kid, placed seventh on season 10 of the original, American Idol. That was only a stepping stone for the Seattle native. He has since released several singles, an EP, and at one point was signed to Hollywood Records. The nation saw first hand, as he wowed Jennifer Lopez during his idol days. Since his time on the show, Stefano has continued to capture the attention of some of the music industry's elite. Most notably, R&B legend Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds. The 11 time Grammy Award winner has taken Stefano under his wing since 2018, performing along side the legend and is featured in his international tour. His brand new single "Invincible" kicks off his current 2020 campaign.