'American Idol' alumni - Seasons 1-12: Where are they now? (Photos)

Slideshow posted in Photos | Tuesday, August 06, 2013

9 of 31: Bo Bice was runner-up to winner Carrie Underwood during the fourth season of 'American Idol', known for his long hair and rock sound.

Following his stint on the singing competition show, Bice recorded and released his debut album, 'The Real Thing,' which opened at number four on the Billboard 200 albums chart. Bice later formed his own record label, called Sugar Money/StratArt, and went onto release the albums 'See The Light' in 2007 and '3' in 2010. Bic e's highest-charting single to-date is 'Inside Your Heaven,' which was also recorded by Underwood as 'Idol' finalists. Both versions of the song charted within the top two of the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Bice married his long-time girlfriend, Caroline Fisher, in 2005 and together reside in Nashville, where the couple has four children and Bice continues to record music.

(Pictured: Bo Bice at the 'American Idol' Season 12 Finale in Los Angeles, California on May 16, 2013.) ( Photo / Sara De Boer/ startraksphoto.com)