- Formerly a member of Boyz N Girlz United, a group that toured with Britney Spears in 2000.
- Lead singer of the local Florida band Missing Picket.
- Worked as a painter with his father before auditioning for American Idol.
- Lists rock singers Jonathan Davis (Korn), Brent Smith (Shinedown) and Rob Thomas (Matchbox Twenty) among his musical influences.
- Rob Carrico — Father
- Dianna Carrico — Mother
- Birth Place: Beckley, West Virginia, United States
- Profession: Reality cast member, Singer