Famous as :Singer, songwriter
Birth Name :Jason Rene Castro
Birth Date :March 25, 1987
Birth Place :Dallas, Texas, USA
Spouse :Mandy Mayhall (since 2-Jan-10)
Claim to fame :4th place finalist on "America Idol" season 7
Jason Castro was born on March 25, 1987 in Texas to Colombian parents Rene and Betsy Castro. He grew up playing drums and started learning guitar in college. He once played drums for rock band Charlemagn which was later on renamed to Keeping Lions. But, he never had any formal vocal training before auditioning in "American Idol" and sang in front of public only at church services.