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Rik Waller (born: 1982 in Gillingham, Kent, England)is an English singer best known for being a finalist on the British television series Pop Idol, and for his considerable obesity. During the competition, Rik was told by Simon Cowell that he was "too much of a twat to be an idol". He made it into the final ten of the show but was forced to pull out due to a throat infection and was replaced by Darius Danesh. Following the show, Rik signed a one-album contract with EMI worth £400,000, with his first single being a cover of Dolly Parton's "I Will Always Love You".Although Rik initially won public admiration on Pop Idol, this quickly evaporated. He has since taken part in Celebrity Fit Club and Back To Reality.... read more