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See why the newest American Idol earned his own Soul Patrol – from his audition to the road ahead. By Julia Wang
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Published: Thursday May 25, 2006 | 01:00 AM EDT
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Does he make you proud? American Idol winner Taylor Hicks celebrates his win with runner-up Katharine McPhee and collects his prize, a Ford Mustang convertible, in addition to a $1 million recording contract.
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