Stevie Wright can refer to either one of two people. 1) Steven Wright, male singer from Leeds, England popular throughout the 1980's. 2) Stephanie Wright, a 16 year old finalist on American Idol 2009; making it as far as the Top 36. Steven Wright was born on 20 December 1948 in Leeds, England. His family came to Australia as assisted migrants when Stevie was nine and lived in Melbourne for a couple of years before moving to Sydney in 1960 .