Oct. 7th, 1976
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Taylor Hicks' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Guest Performer
- He performs the song "Takin' It To The Streets ", originally sung by the Doobie Brothers, on the American Idol top 12 CD.
- His fans are known as the Soul Patrol.
- Is a fan of the Jonas Brothers.
- Parodied on Saturday Night Live by Jason Sudeikis
- "Do I Make You Proud" debuted at #1 on Billboard Hot 100.
- Is close friends with Elliott Yamin.
- On May 24, 2006, he became the new American Idol.
- According to his grandmother, Taylor has never had any music lessons. He came running up to her when he was about twelve years old saying, "Grandma, you've got to hear this!" Then he sang Otis Redding's "Try A Little Tenderness" for her.