Born Stephen Eatinger, he is a country singer who won the second season of The X Factor. His self-titled album reached #4 on the U.S. Country Music Chart.
He worked in road construction before forming a band in 2008.
He dedicated every song he performed on The X Factor to his wife.
He married his high school sweetheart, Ashlie. The couple raised two children: a daughter named Rylie and a son named Hayden.
He won The X Factor, a reality series that featured Simon Cowell as a judge.