American Idol Taylor Hicks Performs in Columbus

Wednesday night, was a big night for American Idol, not only in Hollywood, but here in Columbus too. Reigning American Idol Taylor Hicks performed in Uptown Columbus.

This is the first time that the Birmingham native has brought his act to Columbus.

The music star found a huge following at the River Center. Hicks is in the middle of a 53 city tour across the nation.

He sat down and talked exclusively with WXTX Fox 54 about his career and his stop in Columbus. He says he enjoys his new life as an American Idol star.