|نام شناسنامهای||تیلور رابن هیکس|
|زاده||۷ اکتبر ۱۹۷۶ (۴۴ سال)
|ژانر||پاپ راک, بلوز, کانتری|
هیکس از وقتی که جوان بود کار حرفهای در موسیقی را شروع کرد. اما اولین آلبوم رسمی خود را بعد از پیروزی در مسابقه آمریکن آیدل که همنام با خودش بود وارد بازار کرد.
دومین آلبوم هیکس در سال ۲۰۰۹ با نام “The Distance” وارد بازار شد که در این آلبوم آهنگ “What’s Right Is Right” از معروفیت بالایی برخوردار شد.
- ۲۰۰۶: Taylor Hicks
- ۲۰۰۹: The Distance
Taylor Reuben Hicks (born October 7, 1976) is an American singer who won the fifth season of American Idol. Hicks got his start as a professional musician in his late teens and performed around the Southeastern United States for well over the span of a decade, during which he also released two independent albums. Upon winning Idol, he was signed to Arista Records, under which his self-titled major label debut was released on December 12, 2006.
His energetic stage performances and influences derived from classic rock, blues, and R&B music had earned him a following of devout fans dubbed the “Soul Patrol”. Hicks performed on Broadway in 2008 and on national tour in 2009 in Grease playing Teen Angel, the role originated by Alan Paul. He is the first Idol winner to secure a long-term residency at a Las Vegas casino. He began his residency at Bally’s Las Vegas in June 2012 and moved to a larger venue, Paris Las Vegas, in January 2013. In 2016, Hicks began hosting the INSP original series State Plate, and released a new single, “Six Strings and Diamond Rings”, in 2017.