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In June 2006, Ford Motor Company, the show's major sponsor, signed Hicks to promote Ford's "Drive on Us" year-end sales event.Hicks joined his fellow Top 10 Idol finalists on the American Idols LIVE! The members of the former Taylor Hicks Band, formed by Hicks two years prior, regrouped as the Little Memphis Blues Orchestra and shadowed the Idols' tour route.As of June 2008, Hicks has signed a distribution deal with Vanguard/Welk records to distribute a compilation album Early Works.He also starred in Grease in the national tour as the Teen Angel after playing the role on Broadway. In 2009 Hicks released his second album, The Distance, on his own label, Modern Whomp Records, on March 10, 2009.The first single, "What's Right Is Right", was added to AC adds on January 27, 2009.The single reached number 24 on Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks. In May 2009, Taylor Hicks made Forbes' "Top Ten earning American Idol stars" list, coming in at number 10, with over 0,000 earned from album sales and from his role as "Teen Angel" in the national tour of Grease.With his win at age 29, Hicks became the oldest contestant to win American Idol.
His parents divorced, and stepmother Linda shared custody of their son until he came of age.Despite releasing two albums prior to appearing on American Idol, he did not violate their requirements for contestants, as he had never held a recording contract.Hicks has allowed audience members to record his concerts for personal, non-commercial use, and has authorized the Internet Archive to create a section for fans to upload and share their recordings.In 2000, he moved to pursue a music career in Nashville, Tennessee, where he worked with Nashville veterans Billy Earl Mc Clelland and Percy Sledge Hicks returned to Alabama and launched a professional music career, performing at various venues and parties mostly around the Southeastern United States, including The War Eagle Supper Club (a popular college bar) in Auburn, Alabama.He recorded, produced, and released a second album, Under the Radar, in 2005.
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Hicks performed on Broadway in 2008 and on national tour in 2009 in Grease playing Teen Angel, the role originated by Alan Paul.