American Idol 2003 winner Ruben Studdard is celebrating his 40th birthday today. As a number of online tributes attest, he is one of the most acclaimed singers of his generation.
Popular singer Ruben Studdard has always liked to keep a bit of himself hidden from view. At 40th birthday, he remains a man of many facets.
Studdard, a cultural icon
Born Christopher Theodore Ruben Studdard in Frankfurt am Main on September 12, 1978, his career spans an arc over many different eras and tastes in American history. Studdard's not just a great singer, he's an inspiration, an icon and a successful business man. At this point in his career, there seems to be little Ruben hasn't done.
And we've got a feeling the next 12 months are going to be even bigger and better for Ruben Studdard as he promises more to come. After all, he's only 40.
Happy Birthday, Ruben, you're the best!
Ruben Studdard career in pictures
- American Idol (2003)
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