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Facts about Daughtry

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    Chris Daughtry’s middle name is Adam.
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    Chris Daughtry started lessons with the blues guitar at the age of sixteen.
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    Chris Daughtry was balding and decided to shave his head.
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    MYfm had the world premiere of “Waiting For Superman,” the lead single from Daughtry’s latest album.
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    Current members of Daughtry include Chris Daughtry, Josh Steely, Josh Paul, Brian Craddock and Robin Diaz.
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    Chris Daughtry is a fan of comics.
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    According to Billboard, the album "Daughtry" was the best selling album of 2007.
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    "Daughtry" was also the fastest-selling debut rock album.
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    Daughtry's first two albums debuted at the top of the album charts.
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    Before Daughtry, Chris Daughtry was in a band called “Cadence” and “Absent Element.” (Getty Images)
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    Chris Daughtry has four children. (Getty Images)
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    Before "American Idol," Chris Daughtry auditioned for “Rock Star: INXS” but didn’t make it to the live shows. (Getty Images)
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    Chris Daughtry was the fourth runner up on "American Idol" the year Taylor Hicks won. (Getty Images)
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    Daughtry's fourth album is called "Baptized." (Getty Images)
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    "It's Not Over" was nominated for a GRAMMY in the Best Rock Song category. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Chris was born a day after Christmas in 1979. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Chris has four kids, including a set of twins! (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    A few of Chris' musical influences include: Bush, Live, Pearl Jam, and Fuel. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Chris Daughtry wore and co-wrote all but two songs from Daughtry's debut album. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Chris Daughtry is a Capricorn. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Daughtry's sophomore album is called "Leave This Town." (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Their song "Drown In You" was the anthem for a Batman video game. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Daughtry are currently on tour with the Goo Goo Dolls. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Chris Daughtry declined an invitation to be the lead singer of the band Fuel. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Their song "Home" was the official "kick off" song during the 6th season of American Idol. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Daughtry was in the bottom two with Katharine McPhee when he was eliminated from American Idol. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    In high school, Chris was in two plays, "The Wiz" and "Peter Pan." (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    Chris Daughtry has been married to wife Deanna since 2000, and call her his lucky charm. (Getty Images)
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    During his first audition for Idol, Simon wasn't a fan. Paula and Randy were. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
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    The album, "Daughtry" was recorded before the band was officially put together. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)