Name: Phillip Phillips
Birth Name: 
Phillip LaDon Phillips, Jr.
Birth Date: 
September 20, 1990
Birth Place: 
Leesburg, Georgia
Singer-songwriter, musician
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 778

Phillip Phillips Rocks “Today” Show

Posted Friday June 27, 2014 3:33 PM GMT

Giving his fans a little boost heading into the weekend, Phillip Phillips showed up at Rockefeller Plaza for an electrifying performance on “Today” this morning (June 27).

The “Home” singer played his new hit “Raging Fire” as well as “Gone Gone Gone,” and in between songs he chatted with Matt Lauer about his new album Behind the Light.


Phillip Phillips Cancels Remainder of Tour Due to "Doctor's Orders"

Posted Tuesday May 7, 2013 1:00 AM GMT

After health issues plagued his run on "American Idol" last year, season 11 winner Phillip Phillips has cancelled the remaining stops on his current tour.

The 22-year-old musician announced via Facebook on Monday (May 6), "Hey guys, due to doctor's orders I have to postpone my last few tour dates. They will be rescheduled! Looking forward to seeing you all on the John Mayer tour this summer!"


Phillip Phillips' Darling Billboard Magazine Cover Shoot

Posted Thursday January 10, 2013 4:25 PM GMT

With his debut album raking in more than 500,000 sales, Phillip Phillips took a break from the studio life to cover the latest issue of Billboard magazine.


Phillip Phillips Announces Debut Album

Posted Tuesday October 16, 2012 10:17 AM GMT

He’s been hard at work on his first album ever since winning Season 11 of “American Idol,” and finally Phillip Phillips has announced a release date.

The 22-year-old singer will drop The World From The Side of the Moon on November 19th, the same day as Kelly Clarkson’s greatest hits record.


Phillip Phillips Performs "Home" at MLB All-Star Game: Watch Now!

Posted Tuesday July 10, 2012 11:30 PM GMT

Fulfilling one of his childhood dreams, Phillip Phillips was on hand to perform at the 2012 MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday night (July 10).

The “American Idol” winner performed his single “Home” to a riveted crowd at the Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, MO and afterwards he tweeted, “Wow that was awesome! Hahha.”


Phillip Phillips Gets Back in the Studio After Surgery

Posted Sunday June 24, 2012 4:15 PM GMT

After undergoing quite the risky surgery to remove kidney stones just two weeks ago, Phillip Phillips is getting back to what he loves most: the music.

Last night (June 22), the "American Idol" winner took to his Twitter page showing that he's getting back in the studio writing, "Had a blast in the studio with (musician Ben Neil) today. It's coming along, it's coming along. Yep."


Phillip Phillips: Home from the Hospital

Posted Tuesday June 12, 2012 12:01 PM GMT

He’s had quite a year- on one hand he’s the reigning American Idol champion, but on the other he’s been sacked with kidney stone issues - and Phillip Phillips is finally on the road to normalcy.

The 21-year-old singer was released from a California hospital four days after undergoing kidney surgery, and he’s feeling optimistic about his budding music career.


Phillip Phillips Postpones Important Kidney Operation Again

Posted Tuesday May 29, 2012 9:00 PM GMT

After enduring months of excruciating pain to stay in the competition for season 11 of "American Idol", it looks like Phillip Philips will once again have to delay an extremely important kidney surgery.

Due to massive stones in his right kidney the 21-year-old was set to go under the knife on Wednesday (May 29), but due to a sinus infection that caused him to have a high temperature doctors advised that he delay.