Hometown: Long Island, New York
Auditioned In: New Jersey
A severe case of hip synovitis left Robbie Rosen wheelchair bound for several months as a child. He eventually recovered, and now — 11 years later — he’s wowing the judges on American Idol. Having watched Idol since the very beginning, Robbie is on his way to realizing a dream nearly a decade in the making.
MUST-SEES: ROBBIE ROSEN LINKS
- VIDEO: Robbie Auditions with The Beatles’ “Yesterday”
- VIDEO: Robbie Croons “Moody’s Mood for Love” in Hollywood
- VIDEO: Robbie’s Hollywood Group Performs “I Want You Back”
ROBBIE ROSEN FUN FACTS
Audition Song: The Beatles' "Yesterday"
Greatest Challenge: Being wheelchair bound at age five.
He’s an Avid Idol Fan: Robbie’s been watching every season, and waiting to audition, since age 7.
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