Taylor Hicks Celebrity Watchlist

After years of trying to make it in the music biz as a harmonica-playing singer-songwriter, the 29-year-old Hicks took a chance and auditioned for Season 5 of American Idol. Although he didn't fit the previously established Idol image, this personable (and… (more)

Birth Place: Birmingham, AL

Birthday: October 6, 1976, Libra

Profession: Singer, Reality-show contestant

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01:40 — Clay Aiken, Kris Allen, and Taylor Hicks talk about returning to AMERICAN IDOL.
Katherine McPhee & Stephen Trash Talk Taylor Hicks
01:47 — Let's face it: the harmonica is a crutch.
"American Idol" Alums Remember Their Time On the Show
02:47 — Fantasia Barrino, Taylor Hicks and Katharine McPhee reflect on their time on "American Idol." What were the singers' best moments--and what are they u (more…)
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Taylor Hicks Inks Indie Deal for Second Album

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  • Birth Place: Birmingham, AL
  • Birthday: October 6, 1976, Libra
  • Profession: Singer, Reality-show contestant

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