Associated acts Sixwire
Name Andy Childs
Music group Sixwire
|Years active 1993-present|
Albums Andy Childs
Education University of Memphis
|Born December 7, 1962 (age 53) (1962-12-07) |
Origin Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Similar People Sixwire, Victoria Shaw, Robin Meade, Norbert Putnam, Emile Berliner
Instruments Vocals, guitar, piano
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Andy Childs (born December 7, 1962 in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American country music singer-songwriter. In 1993, Childs released one studio album for RCA, which produced three singles on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart. His highest charting single, "Simple Life," peaked at No. 61 in 1994.
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Childs has been a member of the country quintet Sixwire since its foundation in 2002. Sixwire recorded one studio album for Warner Bros. Records and charted two more singles on the country charts. Sixwire was featured as a finalist on American Idol's The Next Great American Band which aired on FOX in 2007. The band placed second out of the twelve finalists. Sixwire now serves as house band on CMT's Next Superstar.
As a songwriter, Childs penned more than half of the songs on Sixwire's Warner Brothers album, and has had songs recorded by Country artists Chris Cagle, George Canyon and others.