Taylor Hicks

Biography

With his raspy, soulful voice and salt-and-pepper hair, Taylor Hicks was one of the unlikeliest contestants to make it to the final round of American Idol, but his quirky charm and rousing delivery of songs like "Takin' It to the Streets" won Hicks a devoted legion of fans called the "Soul Patrol" and the title of the fifth-season American Idol. Born in Birmingham, AL, and raised in Hoover, Hicks...