Josh Gracin At Grand Ole Opry Country Music Show - Nashville
Born in October of 1980 in Westland, Michigan, Josh Gracin is a country singer who competed on the show American Idol. He grew up listening to a wide variety of artists, like Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Garth Brooks, George Strait and Randy Travis. His vocal debut was in an Easter musical performance; his first public appearance was at an eighth grade talent competition. At the competition, he sang Garth Brooks’ “Standing Outside the Fire” and won. He then competed in other vocal competitions, like the Fairlane Youth Pops Orchestra. He was the only male at Fairlane, but he came out on top. At sixteen, he performed on stage at the Grand Ole Opry in a national talent show.