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Birth Place: Birmingham & Hoover, AL

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Taylor Reuben Hicks is an American singer who won the fifth season of American Idol in May 2006. 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.

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Newcomer Charlotte Morris to Release Emotional Album WILD CHILD in September

Discover the heartfelt music of newcomer Charlotte Morris as she takes listeners on a journey through love and loss with her latest album, 'WILD CHILD.' Pre-order now and experience the emotional depth of Morris' powerful storytelling and exquisite voice. Available on September 29.

Charlotte Morris Releases New Single 'Your Number One'

Charlotte Morris' has released a new single 'Your Number One'. The song, from her upcoming fall album, is based on personal experience. Morris reflects, 'There were amazing times, but there was also a lot of pain. Talk about workin' through it ... it was tough, but I feel like I grew stronger from that heartbreak - and I got a good song out of it.'

Chris Young, Jamie O'Neal, Craig Morgan And More to Take Part in Concerts From Musicians On Call

Hospitalized Veterans in all Veterans Affairs facilities nationwide will have the opportunity to feel the deep appreciation they deserve through the healing power of music. Musicians On Call, a nonprofit that brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of patients, families and caregivers in healthcare environments.

Photos: See Heidi Blickenstaff, Bligh Voth & More at Opening Night of MAY WE ALL World Premiere

The world premiere of May We All: A New Country Musical will play through July 17, 2022 at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Nashville, TN. The company of May We All features Bligh Voth, Brandon J. Ellis, Patsy Detroit, Ryan Link, Matt Manuel, Lauren 'LOLO' Pritchard and Heidi Blickenstaff. Check out photos from opening night!

Kaylee Rose, Michael Ray, Taylor Hicks & Twinnie to Join MAY WE ALL: A NEW COUNTRY MUSICAL

Mark your calendar as MAY WE ALL: A NEW COUNTRY MUSICAL Producer Brian Kelley will take the stage during opening night of the show on June 15, as he steps into the rotating role of “Bailey Stone”. A second round of guest artists has also been revealed today (5/18) including Kaylee Rose, Michael Ray, Taylor Hicks, and Twinnie.

Maggie Rose Shares Cover of Carole King's 'I Feel the Earth Move'

Maggie Rose has shared her cover of Carole King’s hit “I Feel the Earth Move” which premiered earlier this week exclusively on SiriusXM during Maggie’s takeover on the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame station which was recorded on-site in Cleveland. Listen to the new single now! Plus, check out her upcoming tour dates!

Brian Mackey Releases New Single 'My Only Friend'

Singer/songwriter Brian Mackey has announced his forthcoming LP, Good Morning Ireland, with the release of a new single, “My Only Friend.” The track also features Jeff King's wife, Tammy King, a singer/songwriter and fiddler (Steeldrivers, Chris Stapleton), along with his daughter Delana King, who added her harmonies. 

Will Van Dyke Releases Debut EP, THE MAYOR

VAN DYKE was looking for collaborators when an email from lyricist and playwright Jeff Talbott appeared in his inbox. Like Elton John finding Bernie Taupin at the right moment, these two paths crossing would launch a strong and lasting songwriting partnership that culminates in today’s release of VAN DYKE’s debut solo EP, THE MAYOR.

Podcast: Craig A. Meyer on How Tony Awards Voting Works, Audra McDonald, and More on THE BROADWAY GINGER

In the latest episode of THE BROADWAY GINGER PODCAST, host Sally Fuller continues her conversation with special guest Craig A. Meyer to revisit some of the best performances he saw during his 20 years as a Tony Awards voter.

Podcast: THE BROADWAY GINGER Revisits NEWSIES and the Phenomenon of Fansies in Two-Part Episode

How did a '90s movie musical flop make a larger-than-life comeback when it premiered on stage 20 years later? THE BROADWAY GINGER PODCAST host Sally Fuller and guest host Ashley Elliott are answering that very question.

PODCAST: THE BROADWAY GINGER Team Dissects How to be a Classy Fangirl on This Week's Episode

Last week, Sally and Ashley concluded their first season with a deep dive into CAMELOT, and now they are kicking off a mini series of bonus episodes in advance of January’s Season 2 launch. Beginning with “How to be a Classy Fangirl,” today’s episode breaks their usual mold of focusing on a single musical and instead sees the hosts sharing stories from their stage door experiences.

PODCAST: THE BROADWAY GINGER Talks CAMELOT, Pasek and Paul, and More in Season Finale

The American Musical Theatre was built on great songwriters whose names can't be said without their partners'. OKLAHOMA!, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, and CINDERELLA might as well be credited to one hyphenated name, Rodgers-and-Hammerstein. Today, they take a look at some equally inseparable duos with an emphasis on Lerner & Loewe and their masterpiece, CAMELOT.


How many exclamation points is too many? On Monday's episode of THE BROADWAY GINGER PODCAST, hosts Sally and Ashley explore the answer through the eyes of Lionel Bart, composer and lyricist of OLIVER!

Podcast: NEXT TO NORMAL Leads THE BROADWAY GINGER's Pulitzer Prize-Winning Musicals Episode

The Pulitzer Prize for Drama almost always goes to a critically-acclaimed straight play by someone really serious like Eugene O’Neill or August Wilson, but on rare occasions, it goes to a musical. Only ten musicals have ever won.


There are few better moments for theatre people than discovering our favorite songwriting team has written more than just that one hit show we love (looking at you, Lin-Manuel Miranda). In Monday's episode, Sally and Ashley discuss when they have experienced such moments with Lin himself, Andrew Lippa, and Tom Jones/Harvey Schmidt of THE FANTASTICKS.

PODCAST: The Secret of Happiness is Tiny Casts on THE BROADWAY GINGER Episode 6

Musical theatre has a history of big, splashy, high-kicking casts, and that’s what many people think when they hear the word “musical.” The increasing trend for writers wanting to tell a poignant, dramatic story (and producers wanting to pay fewer actors) is to use a tiny cast of six or fewer to narrow the focus without getting distracted by glitter.


Due to overexposure to wildly overdone musicals in community theatres (looking at you, SEUSSICAL), Sally and Ashley now have the Community Theatre Formula down to a jazz-handed science.

Podcast: THE BROADWAY GINGER Talks THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, Patrick Page, and More in Disney Episode

The only thing more exciting than a Disney movie is a Disney Broadway musical. While the House of Mouse gave the people what they wanted via Broadway mounts of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, THE LION KING, FROZEN, etc., did you know there are Disney shows that have played regional theatres around the world and still haven't made it to Broadway?

PODCAST: THE BROADWAY GINGER Takes a Deep Dive into LITTLE WOMEN in 'Off to Massachusetts'

In the third episode of THE BROADWAY GINGER PODCAST, host Sally Henry Fuller and co-host Ashley Elliott discuss the miles they have traveled to see some favorite musicals (and the times their parents have fought ushers for programs).

Podcast: THE BROADWAY GINGER Tackles LES MISERABLES and PETER PAN in debut episodes

In the debut episode, we discover that Sally fell in LOVE with THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL as a child, and Ashley went full homeschooler on her THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA obsession by reading the book first. After making a case for why LES MIS=ALADDIN, they take a deep dive into LES MISERABLES with a constructive dump on the 2012 movie.


Taylor Hicks has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

Taylor Hicks has not appeared in the West End

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