The main musical act of the 2012 Republican National Convention was none other than Taylor Hicks, backed by the G.E. Smith Band led by Taylor’s musical Director Brian Less.
After a round of media interviews earlier in the day. Taylor took the stage just before the now legendary speech by Clint Eastwood. Taylor had the . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks performs at the 2012 Republican National Convention
Taylor Hicks’ first residency at the Indigo, Bally’s, Las Vegas was a huge success and met with rave reviews from the Vegas press and fans alike. Backed by a six-piece band featuring guest guitarist Jamie McClean of Jamie McClean Band, Taylor roared through a set featuring Classic Rock, American Idol favorites, and songs by Quintessential Vegas artists such as Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra. . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks completes his first residency at Bally’s Las Vegas
The Birmingham, Ala., native has signed on with Caesars Entertainment-owned Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino for a three-month residency starting June 26. “It’s a true full-circle moment for me,” Hicks tells The Hollywood Reporter. . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks announces Residency at Bally’s Las Vegas
On August 6th, 2011, Taylor played a spirited, high altitude-high energy set at the Telluride Jazz Celebration. Thanks to Telluride Jazz, Livesauce and UStream for the recording. Watch it after the jump: . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks at Telluride Jazz Celebration- Watch here
by Dean M Shapiro
…Hicks, whose latest tour will take him to Beau Rivage Casino & Resort in Biloxi this weekend, hasn’t let any grass grow under his feet either. Five years after his big win he may not have the instant name recognition as some of his other fellow winners but he is following . . . → Read More: After “American Idol” What Next? Taylor Hicks Follows TV Success with Solo Career
From The Hollywood Reporter:
Taylor Hicks On Jam Cruise: ‘I Had a Blast!’ The Season 5 ‘American Idol’ winner tells THR it was an honor to sit in with musicians like Robert Randolph, Maceo Parker and Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir.
“I had a blast on the cruise,” Hicks tells the Hollywood Reporter’s Idol Worship. . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks On Jam Cruise: ‘I Had a Blast!’
Taylor Has recorded a new song to benefit SOS children’s Charity. The song is available for download on iTunes and Amazon . The single is intended raise funds and awareness for the charity.
Learn more about the story behind the song from this article in Bucks Living Magazine
The 7th Annual Rocky Mountain Power Jam was Held at Cervantes in Denver Co, on June 25th, 2010. It was the afterparty for Widespread Panic’s Red Rocks show on Saturday. Taylor Jammed onstage with Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, and the Dyrty Byrds. . . . → Read More: Taylor Hicks with Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk
June 13th, 2010 Taylor closed the Syracuse Balloon Festival with a rousing set. He later stayed afterwards to sign autographs for over an hour. Videos courtesy Diane
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