He was 33 years old at the time of auditioning and was from Stratford, Connecticut, U.S.
For the blind auditions he chose to sing "Time After Time" by Cyndi Lauper. All four coaches turned their chairs around but Javier elected to join Adam's team.
For the battle rounds Adam chose to team him up with fellow contestant Angela Wolff and gave them the song "Stand by Me" by Ben E. King. After the performance Adam chose to save Javier and Angela was eliminated from the competition.
For the quarterfinals he chose to sing "Angel" by Sarah McLachlan. He also performed with Adam and the rest of his team to "With a Little Help from My Friends" by The Beatles. Javier was given the Public's Vote and went through to the next round with Casey Weston.
For the semi-finals he chose to sing "Fix You" by Coldplay. He also performed with the rest of the Final 8 contestants to a "Faith/Freedom! '90" medley by George Michael. Javier gained the most votes and advanced to the finals whilst Casey Weston was eliminated.
For the finals the final 4 contestants each sang an original song. Javier sang the song "Stitch by Stitch" and then sang a duet with his coach Adam to "Man in the Mirror" by Michael Jackson. He also sang a duet with Stevie Nicks to her song "Landslide".
Javier won the competition, Dia Frampton was the runner-up and Beverly McClellan and Vicci Martinez came joint 3rd/4th.
|Blind Auditions||"Time After Time"||Cyndi Lauper|
|Battle Rounds||"Stand by Me"||Ben E. King||Angela Wolff|
|Quarterfinals||"With a Little Help from My Friends"||The Beatles||Team Adam|
|Semi-finals||"Faith/Freedom! '90" medley||George Michael||The Final 8|
|Finals||"Stitch by Stitch"||Javier Colon|
|Finals||"Man in the Mirror"||Michael Jackson||Adam Levine|
|Finals||"Landslide"||Fleetwood Mac||Stevie Nicks|