Vonzell Monique Solomon (born March 18, 1984), nicknamed Baby V, is an American singer and aspiring actress who finished in third place in the fourth season of the televised singing competition American Idol. She also appeared in the independent movie Still Green.
Born in Baxley, Georgia, Solomon’s family relocated to Fort Myers, Florida when she was an infant. Her parents are Alice and Larry Goethie; Solomon uses her mother’s maiden name professionally. She has one older sister, Zanobra, and two brothers, Kendall and Gabriel.
Solomon auditioned for the fourth season of Idol in Orlando, Florida, her second audition for the show, as she had originally auditioned during the second season, but was cut by the producers.
For her Hollywood solo, she performed “How Will I Know” by Whitney Houston.