Taylor Reuben Hicks is a famous American singer who got famous by winning American Idol 5th season. He started his professional musical career when he was a teenager in the United States. He released to independent albums in the span of 10 years only. After winning American Idol, he signed a contract with Arista Records. His major label debut got released on 12th December in the year 2006. He is very well known for his Blues, classic rock and R&B music and his energetic professional performances on the stage. If you want to know about career and net worth of Taylor Hicks in 2019, then you can read this article further.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 7th October in the year 1976 in Birmingham in Alabama. He is the son of Pamela Dickinson and Bradley Hickswhen he was yours eight years old; his family moved to Hoover. When he was just 14 years old, his hair started turning Grey and then his parent got divorced. He has also revealed that he had a difficult childhood and that’s why he turned to blues music for a peaceful life.
Later on, he brought his Harmonica when he was 16 years old. When he was 18 years old, he wrote a song on his own and also started playing electric guitar. In the year 1995, he completed his graduation from Hoover High School. In high school, he used to play Basketball, football, and baseball. Later on, he took admission in Auburn University to pursue business and journalism, but he dropped out from the college after three years.
He hasn’t revealed anything about his personal life because he is a little-reserved person. He has just focused on his professional musical career till now. He hasn’t released many albums till now, but he is going to sign contracts with various records and going to win awards for it.
Career, Awards & Nominations
When he was in college, he was a part of Band, but then he decided to start his own band and recorded Studio and lives tracks both. In the year 2005, he produced, recorded and released his own second album. He got auditions for American Idol in the year 2005, and he passed the audition easily. He won American Idol in the year 2006, and he had 63. 4 million votes. In the year 2006, he was also named as the hottest bachelor by the people magazine.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Taylor Hicks is around $3 million which he has earned by working as a singer, and he has given hit albums in his career. He also earns money by doing acting too, and he has been able to win the fifth season of Reality singing show, American Idol.
Taylor Hicks who is the winner of American Idol is now a successful singer who is loved by people all around the world. He is a person who has worked hard with full dedication to gain a successful life because he had a struggling childhood.