Contestant Profile
Birth Date 7 January 1997
'Age 21
Hometown Chino Valley, Arizona


Category Girls
Mentor Simon Cowell
Placement 6/17
Drew (born Drew Darlene Ryniewicz on January 7, 1997) is an American pop singer. She participated in Season 1 of The X Factor USA as part of the Girls category mentored by Simon Cowell. She was eliminated from the competition, finishing in 6th place after losing the sing-off to Marcus Canty.


Episode Theme Song Result
Audition 1 Free choice "Baby" Advanced
Bootcamp 1 Not aired Advanced
Bootcamp 2 "Creep" Advanced
Bootcamp 3  "Like a Star" Advanced
Judges Homes Free choice "It Must Have Been Love" Advanced
Live Show 1 Free choice "Flashdance... What a Feeling" Saved
Live Show 2 American anthems "Just a Dream" Safe
Live Show 3 Songs from movies "Fix You" Safe
Live Show 4 Rock "With or Without You" Safe
Live Show 5 Giving thanks "Skyscraper" Safe
Live Show 6 Songs by Michael Jackson "Billie Jean" Bottom three
Save Me songs "Listen to Your Heart" Eliminated


US Season 1 Finalists
AstroChris ReneDexter HaygoodDrewInTENsityJosh KrajcikLakoda RayneLeRoy BellMarcus CantyMelanie AmaroPhillip LomaxRachel CrowSimone BattleStacy FrancisThe Brewer BoysThe Stereo HogzzTiah Tolliver