Pia Toscano born October 14, 1988 is an American singer from Howard Beach, New York.
Toscano placed ninth on the tenth season of American Idol.
The pair first started making the rounds as a couple in April, after fueling much speculation that the "Dancing with the Stars" and "American Idol" worlds had collided. Online confirms that the couple has called it quits.
The singer and dancer's demanding careers may be what's to blame for their split -- Toscano is currently working on her first album and Ballas is getting busy with "DWTS" partner Kristen Cavallari.
“THANK YOU #KOI #Planet Hollywood for hosting our engagement party.
Ill kick off to a great residency -- future #Mrand Mrs Smith @Pia Toscano,” he wrote alongside an Instagram photo.
She was considered a frontrunner in the competition, and her elimination shocked judges Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez, and Steven Tyler, all of whom were visibly and vocally upset. READ MORE Pia Toscano never had a chance of winning "American Idol" -- this according to well-placed sources connected with the production.
Some viewers and media outlets described Toscano's departure as one of the most shocking eliminations in American Idol history. We're told before Pia was booted, America's votes put her in the… As to her early exit, Pia says, “Everything happens for a reason. The nation was shocked this week when Pia Toscano was eliminated from “American Idol” — everyone here at Zap2it thought she’d make it to the final two!READ MORE "American Idol" reject Pia Toscano just signed a deal to make 0,000 in ONE NIGHT -- and all she has to do is sing a couple of songs at a private event ... READ MORE "American Idol" cast-off Pia Toscano was a single woman two months BEFORE coming to Hollywood in March ... “American Idol” cast-off Pia Toscano performed on “Dancing With the Stars”‘ results show on Tuesday, Apr. It’s the first time ever a contestant from “Idol’s” current season has performed on “DWTS.” Could it be because Pia is dating pro Mark Ballas? Pia performed her stand-out “Idol” song — “I’ll Stand By You” as Mark danced with Karina Smirnoff. See full bio on IMDb » "Dancing with the Stars" pro Mark Ballas is getting Kim Kardashian to step it up BIG TIME before her wedding -- claiming he personally taught her and Kris Humphries some new moves for their… and that "Friday" song refuses to wither and die -- but now the gang from "Dancing with the Stars" are trying their best to beat it to death with their own beatbox remix.… she's doing his show -- TMZ has learned, Pia Toscano will be performing on "Dancing with the Stars" next week ... READ MORE "Glee" actress Jane Lynch innocently admitted her favorite "Idol" was super hot Pia Toscano ... READ MORE "American Idol" cast-off Pia Toscano just boarded a plane at JFK airport in New York City -- she's coming back to L.