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Qaasim Middleton

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Occupation  ActorSingerMusician
Music group  Nat and Alex Wolff
Role  Actor
Name  Qaasim Middleton
Years active  2005–present

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Full Name  Qaasim Asani Malik Seawright-Middleton
Parents  Toni Seawright, Keith Middleton
Siblings  Zuhri Khalil Ayele Mandara Middleton
Albums  I Don't Want to Go to School, The Naked Brothers Band
Movies and TV shows  The Naked Brothers Band, Mystery Girl, Naked Idol, Battle of the Bands Part 2, Operation Mojo
Similar People  Quentin Alexander, Joey Cook, Rayvon Owen, Adanna Duru, Daniel Seavey

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Qaasim Asani Malik Seawright-Middleton is an American actor, singer and musician best known for his role on The Naked Brothers Band. Qaasim is also known for his role on the HBO documentary movie The Music in Me. In 2015, he became a finalist in season 14 of American Idol.


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Early life

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Qaasim Middleton was born in Brooklyn, New York. He is the son of actor/musician-songwriter Keith Middleton, who performed in the New York cast of STOMP, and actress/singer-songwriter Toni Seawright, the first African American Miss Mississippi and a 4th runner-up in Miss America. He graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts.


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Middleton is the guitar player for The Naked Brothers Band. He is the newest member to the band and is the replacement for Cole Hawkins and Joshua Kaye as lead guitarist. In the show, it is revealed that he is greatly influenced by Jimi Hendrix. He was also featured in HBO's The Music in Me where he performed as a percussionist.

American Idol

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While in the Top 11, after receiving the lowest amount of votes for the week, Middleton was given by the judges the only elimination save of the season.


  • The Naked Brothers Band (TV series) (2007–2009)
  • The Naked Brothers Band: Battle of the Bands (2007)
  • The Naked Brothers Band: Sidekicks (2008)
  • The Naked Brothers Band: Polar Bears (2008)
  • The Naked Brothers Band: Mystery Girl (2008)
  • The Naked Brothers Band: Operation Mojo (2008)
  • The Naked Brothers Band: Naked Idol (2009)
  • The Naked Brothers Band: The Premiere (2009)
  • American Idol (2015)
  • The Get Down (2016)
  • References

    Qaasim Middleton Wikipedia