Hometown: Gravette, AR
Audition City: Las Vegas
Favorite Female Artist:
Favorite Male Artist:
Current - Rob Thomas, Old School - George Michael or Elton John.
When did you first start to sing?
At 4 - in church - good story behind that....
Do you have any formal singing training?
What other talents do you have?
If you don't make it on AMERICAN IDOL, what will you do?
Continue pursuing a music career.
What are your personal goals in life?
Love my wife and friends, excel at my career.
What album would your friends be surprised you own?
Who is your AMERICAN IDOL?
Tough one - I'm excited about what all Fantasia can do.
Do you have any rituals or things you do each time you perform?
Most embarrassing moments?
It's pretty tough for me to be embarrassed.
What has been your proudest moment in life so far?
My wedding day.
If you couldn't sing, which talent would you most like to have?
Physician's Hands - surgeon.
What is your definition of an AMERICAN IDOL?
Role Model - Talented - Passionate.
Who is your favorite judge and why?
Tough Questions. The loss of anyone would create quite a vacuum.
What would people be surprised to learn about you?
I'm a closet Trekkie.
How has this changed your life?
I think maybe from this day forward when people ask what I do, I can say "I'm an artist."
Do you have any lucky charms?
Who are your heroes in life?
My Dad - for sure - he's a legend.
What's been your toughest obstacle in life?
Working through the sudden loss of my Mother.
Do you think the audition process was fair?
Very much so.
If you win, who will you thank first?
My wife - she encouraged me to audition.
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