Matthew Fuhrman is a naval reserve. He was out for 300 days, so he had time to begin practicing his craft: beatboxing.
Matthew Fuhrman's audition in Episode 102 consisted of beatboxing and taking his shirt off. Piers Morgan, Brandy Norwood, and David Hasselhoff all buzzed the act. All three judges voted "No," eliminating Matthew from the competition.
- The contestant marquee misspells his name as "Matther Fuhrman".