Related Information for David Hernandez David Hernandez (born May 31, 1983 in Glendale, Arizona) singer and was a finalist on the seventh season of American Idol. He began singing at age six.Controversy came about in March 2008 when it was revealed that Hernandez once worked as a stripper at a strip club called Dick's Cabaret, a gay bar in Phoenix, AZ. He was subsequently voted off of American Idol.He began work on a debut album produced by Eric West and Janice Robinson.. read more