Matthew Scott Giraud was born in Dearborn, Michigan on May 11, 1985. Matt Giraud is a singer and dueling piano player. Matt Giraud is also played the instruments like Vocals, Piano, Drums, and Guitar. Matt Giraud is the finalist of ‘American Idol’ Television Show on the 8th edition.
Matt Giraud was grown up in Ypsilanti. Matt Giraud is studied in Lincoln High School in 2003. Matt Giraud played piano at Kalamazoo clubs. Matt Giraud has taken a graduation from Western Michigan University.
Matt Giraud was released his first album ‘Perspective’ in 2003. The next album ‘Mind Body and Soul’ is released in 2006.
|Week #||Theme||Song choice||Original artist||Order #||Result|
|Audition||N/A||"I Don't Want to Be"||Gavin DeGraw||N/A||Advanced|
|Hollywood||First Solo||[not aired]||-||N/A||Advanced|
|Hollywood||Group Performance||"I Want You Back"||The Jackson 5||N/A||Advanced|
|Hollywood||Second Solo||"Georgia on My Mind"||Hoagy Carmichael||N/A||Advanced|
|Top 36/Semi-Final 2||Billboard Hot 100 Hits to Date||"Viva la Vida"||Coldplay||2||Eliminated 1|
|Wild Card||N/A||"Who's Lovin' You"||The Jackson 5||2||Selected|
|Top 13||Michael Jackson||"Human Nature"||Michael Jackson||12||Safe|
|Top 11||Grand Ole Opry||"So Small"||Carrie Underwood||11||Safe|
|Top 10||Motown||"Let's Get It On"||Marvin Gaye||1||Bottom 2|
|Top 9||Top Downloads||"You Found Me"||The Fray||6||Safe|
|Top 8||Year They Were Born||"Part-Time Lover"||Stevie Wonder||7||Safe|
|Top 7||Songs from the Cinema||"Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman?" - Don Juan DeMarco||Bryan Adams||4||Saved2|
|Top 73||Disco||"Stayin' Alive"||Bee Gees||6||Safe|
|Top 5||Rat Pack Standards||TBA