Paris's fan base is called the Paris Posse.
Paris's fan-given nickname is Princess P.
Paris is skilled in many types of dance, including African and Hip-Hop.
Paris's 'princess crown' is not actually a crown you wear on your head, but a brooch-type object.
Paris, when asked about how American Idol has changed her life, replied:
"It's made me more independent and more of a leader to my peers."
Paris's definition of an American Idol:
"A person who not only sings but shares the meaning of life through the songs".
Paris said she prays before every perforamance.
Paris said that the following albums her friends would be surprised she owns:
Paris was 5th place on American Idol.
Paris said if she won, the first person she would thank would be God.
Paris said her toughest obstacle in life so far was getting to know herself for who she is.
Paris says that her lucky charms are her princess crown and her SpongeBob.
Paris loves the show SpongeBob SquarePants.
Paris says if she couldn't sing the talent she'd want would be ballet.
Paris said the proudest moment in her life so far is becoming one of the Final 24 on American Idol.
Paris's most embarrassing moment is when she slipped and fell on the ice outside in Minnesota.
Paris says her personal goals in life are to be a role model for her baby brothers, never stop being good but strive for greatness, and to be prosperous.
Paris's other talents besides singing include dancing and acting.
Paris recieved formal singing training from her mother and grandmother.
Paris' celebrity crush is Bow Wow.
When Paris isn't on camera, she wears her favorite Spongebob Squarepants sweatshirt everywhere.
On May 9th, she was on Day Side on Fox.
Paris appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Thursday May 4, 2006. She got to spin the 'Wheel of Consolation' Prizes. She won a Lincoln Aviator, only to have someone come out dressed as Abraham Lincoln wearing aviator glasses.
She was elimanted from American Idol during week 8.
She is bilingual.
Her heroes in life are her brothers Shakur, James,and Dustin.
On American Idol she has been in the Bottom Three, twice.
She is the granddaughter of Ann Nesby, a famous R&B and dance music singer who started out as the lead vocalist for Sounds Of Blackness.
She attended Edina High School from 2003-2005 for tenth and eleventh grades.
Songs performed on American Idol
Week 1: All I Do by Stevie Wonder
Week 2: Fever by Peggy Lee
Week 3: Work It Out by Beyoncé Knowles
Week 4: How Do I Live by LeAnn Rimes
Week 5: The Show Must Go On by Queen
Week 6: Foolish Things by Billie Holiday
Week 7: The Way We Were by Barbra Stresiand.
Week 8: Kiss by Prince/Art of Noise and Be Without You by Mary J. Blige
Songs Performed in the Semi Finals of American Idol
Week 1:Midnight Train to Georgia by Gladys Knight & the Pips
Week 2:Wind Beneath My Wings by Bette Midler
Week 3:Conga by Gloria Estefan
Her audition forAmerican Idol in Greensboro, North Carolina featured Cowboy Take Me Away by The Dixie Chicks and Carmen McRae's vocal version of Paul Desmond's Take Five.
She was a member of her school's Danceline and Hip-Hop Dance Club.
She played Dorothy, the lead in the school's production of The Wiz.
She is originally from Edina, Minnesota.
Her favorite American Idol winner is Fantasia because "she is a survivor!"
Her favorite American Idol Judge is Randy Jackson because "he knows music and he's honest."
She moved from Minnesota to Florida where her mother lived.
Paris: (On winning American Idol) If I win, I'm going to donate half of my earnings to charity and then buy my brothers their first big playhouse.