American Idol winner Hicks performs with band at City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award gala in West Hollywood

 
American Idol winner Hicks performs with band at City of Hope
"American Idol" winner Taylor Hicks (L) performs with his band at the "City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award" gala honoring Charles Goldstuck, president of the Bertelsmann Music Group, in West Hollywood, California, October 5, 2006. REUTERS/Chris Pizzello (UNITED STATES)