Sep. 12th, 1978
Frankfurt, West Germany
Ruben Studdard's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles
Paul - Janie's Brother
- Brother of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, the biggest music fraternity in the United States.
- His post-Idol single, which later appeared on his album Soulful, "Flying Without WIngs" climbed as high as the #2 spot on the US charts.
- Got a record deal with J records
- Recognized by the 2004, 46th Annual Grammy Awards held on February 8, 2004 at the Los Angeles Staples Center and broadcast live on the CBS TV Network. He was nominated for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance for "Superstar", but lost to Luther Vandross for "Dance With My Father".
- Beat 'Clay Aiken' (qv) to win American Idol 2003.
- Currently signed to with J Records.
- Was considered for the role of "Fat Albert". He was later passed over in favor of 'Kenan Thompson' (qv).
- Runs three times a week on a treadmill to build endurance.