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'American Idol' Taylor Hicks Will Join 'Grease'

'American Idol' Taylor Hicks Will Join 'Grease'

Taylor Hicks is going from “Idol" to “Angel." The “American Idol" alum will join the Broadway cast of “Grease" on June 6, playing Teen Angel in the revival of the popular musical. The gray-haired singer -- whose “Idol" fan base was called “The Soul Patrol" -- said he plans to add “soulful flavor" to his performance ...

The Jazz Side of Taylor Hicks

Label: Idlewilde
Released: 2007
Track listing: Caravan; Dat Dere; On Green Dolphin Street; Sunrise, Sunset; What is This Thing Called Love; Mercy, Mercy, Mercy; You and the Night and the Music; Georgia on My Mind; Broadway; This Could Be the Start of Something Big.

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Taylor Hicks: The Jazz Side of Taylor Hicks

Read "The Jazz Side of Taylor Hicks" reviewed by Ken Dryden

Taylor Hicks defied the odds when he beat the competition to win first prize at the conclusion of the fifth season of American Idol. Although the Birmingham, Alabama native never expressed it on the show, he was also inspired by his father's extensive jazz collection, though he knew it would be difficult to make a living ...


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