Naima Adedapo was one of the Top 11 finalists from American Idol Season 10. She has toured the United States, Canada and the Philippines on the American Idol Tour and has made appearances on Jay Leno, Regis and Kelly, Good Morning America, The Today Show and Entertainment Tonight.
A native of Chicago, Naima graduated with honours from the UWM Peck School of the Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance. She is also experienced in theatre, having performed the lead in stage productions such as For Colored Girls, West Side Story, Crowns and more. Since the age of 13-years-old she has taught Stepping, African Dance, and Hip Hop to youth for several different community outreach centres and schools all over Milwaukee.