Julia's all-time favorite song is "Wind Beneath My Wings" by Bette Midler.
Julia is the youngest child of he family as she has one older sister and five older brothers. Her parents are Joan and Peter DeMato.
Julia recorded the song "At Last" by Etta James for the American Idol 2: Love Songs album in 2003.
Julia has yet to secure a record deal with a major label, but did record one song titled "Let It Rain" with Somme Music. It received little critical praise.
Julia graduated from Brookfield High School in the class of 1997.
In December of 2005 Julia made it back into the news, but in a very negative way as it was due to her being arrested and charged with possession of marijuana and cocaine, as well as driving while intoxicated.
Julia's performances on American Idol:
02/04/03 - "Son of a Preacher Man" by Dusty Springfield
03/11/03 - "Where Did Our Love Go?" by The Supremes
03/18/03 - "Flashdance... What a Feeling" by Irene Cara
03/25/03 - "Breathe" by Faith Hill
Julia has stated that if she could choose any era to be a performer in she would choose the current one because she thinks it is wonderful.
Julia has stated that she expected Kelly Clarkson to win season one of American Idol.
Julia has stated that she was never confident in her singing abilities until she saw the show American Idol.
Julia has stated that her proudest moment was watching her family and friends' reactions when she made it on American Idol.
If Julia did not have the talent of singing she has stated that she would either like to be able to play piano or be an artist.
Julia has compared he style of singing to that of Toni Braxton.
Julia's favorite male pop artist is Justin Timberlake and her favorite female pop artist is Jennifer Lopez.
Julia does not have a particular favorite genre of music because she enjoys many different styles of music.
Julia's heroes in life are her family.
The first album Julia ever bought was Tiffany's self-titled debut.
Julia admitted that her friends would be surprised to find out that she owns The Who's "Greatest Hits" album.
This first concert Julia ever attended was Tiffany and New Kids on the Block.
Julia's favorite song to sing is "Unbreak My Heart" by Toni Braxton.
Had a baby boy on July 6, 2005.
Julia: (her advice to 'American Idol' hopefuls) To just work hard for what you want and confidence can get you anywhere. Never give up.
Julia: (her definition of an 'American Idol') Somebody that can produce energy and positivity and be a role model for people that don't have confidence in themselves.