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I cannot tell you how many people ridiculed my efforts.

I was not getting paid, and a lot of people said: 'Stop doing that. At 25 years old, I was honored by President Clinton at a White House ceremony for my grass roots work.

His performance of "A Song for You" ranked third on Entertainment Weekly's countdown of the 16 best American Idol performances in the series history.

Yamin appeared on several talk shows, including the Tonight Show, Live with Regis and Kelly and the Fox News Channel program, Dayside.

Zainab Salbi (born 1969) is an Iraqi American author, women's rights activist, filmmaker, humanitarian and social entrepreneur who is founder and former CEO (1993-2011) of Washington-based Women for Women International. I was 23 years old and horrified by what I was seeing in the news about rape camps in Bosnia.

Part of her 2009 commencement speech at Rice: Sometimes you just have to jump off the cliff without knowing where you will land. I couldn't find anyone doing something about the astounding injustices women were experiencing, so I decided to do something myself.

During one weekly rehearsal, guest coach Stevie Wonder told Yamin that he should definitely pursue a career in music.

Simon Cowell stated that he thought Yamin was "potentially the best male vocalist" in five seasons on American Idol and later, after Yamin's "A Song for You" performance, he declared that it was a "vocal masterclass".Even then I would not have imagined that 15 years later, Women for Women would be assisting hundreds of thousands of women in countries all around the world...If I, an immigrant woman from Iraq with no money, can do this, you can too.This story was written and reported by The Showbuzz's Caitlin Johnson.Season six of "American Idol" is over, and 17-year-old Jordin Sparks emerged as the winner.A history of ear infections as a child and eardrum replacement surgery at 13 left Yamin with 90% hearing loss in his right ear.

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