Joshua Ledet (born April 9, 1992) is an American singer from Westlake, Louisiana. He is one of the Top 10 finalists for the 2012 season of American Idol. Ledet graduated from Westlake High School. He writes songs and lyrics for and attends the House of Prayer Holiness Church. His musical influences are Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Fantasia Barrino, James Brown, Luther Vandross, Stevie Wonder and Elton John.