Taylor Hicks in "American Idol 5"Simon Cowell to Taylor Hicks: It sounded like you'd chosen that song ten seconds ago with no rehearsal. (4/4/06)

Simon Cowell to Taylor Hicks: Taylor, you could single-handedly kill the music-video industry.  That was definitely a radio performance. (3/8/06)

Simon Cowell to Taylor Hicks: I said in the beginning that I didn’t think you should make the finals of this competition. I was wrong. (2/22/06)

Taylor Hicks: It's music, man. If music is in your heart, you feel it, you play it, you sing it, you perform it, you bust your buns doing it. That is what it's all about!

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