Husky-voiced American Idol performing feeling Harold “Bo” Bice hailed from Helena, AL, and brought his Southern sensibility with him towards the 4th time of year of Fox’s long-running skill competition. Bice competed every week against fellow rocker Constantine Maroulis, his lengthy locks, bell bottoms, and medication rug tunics against Maroulis’ biker coat and stockpile of NEW YORK swagger. Ultimately Bice received out (towards the surprise of some Idol followers), and proceeded to go completely towards the winner’s group where he was AI runner-up to corn silk Oklahoman Carrie Underwood. The next summer time Bice participated in the most common post-Idol tour along with his fellow contestants; he also endured the original pry into his recent life, which experienced evidently included brushes with medication possession. For the time being, the release day of his debut recording was pushed back again. Real Thing ultimately arrived in Dec 2005. Made by Clive Davis, it presented collaborations with rockers Chad Kroeger (Nickelback) and Richie Sambora, in addition to songwriting benefits John Shanks and Maximum Martin. The recording was certified precious metal, but RCA decreased Bice from its designer roster. He created his personal label, Sugar Cash Information, and released Start to see the Light on the brand new imprint in 2007, pursuing it with Different Tones of Blue this year 2010.