Bucky Covington At Grand Ole Opry Country Music Show - Nashville
Bucky Covington is one of the few country artists who has moved on from the popular television competition show American Idol. Covington, who placed eighth in season five, was born on November 8, 1977 in Rockingham, North Carolina. He and his twin brother Rocky auditioned for season five of American Idol, though Bucky was the one who advanced to the top twelve. After Idol, Covington moved on to perform on the 2006 GAC Country Music Christmas tour before releasing his debut, self-titled album in 2007.