Get 4 FREE Issues of PEOPLE
See why the newest American Idol earned his own Soul Patrol – from his audition to the road ahead. By Julia Wang
Credit: Chris Pizzello/Reuters/Landov
Published: Thursday May 25, 2006 | 01:00 AM EDT
More from PEOPLE
See More News
1 of 9
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.
Copyright © 2014 Time Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.
In partnership with AOL