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Davick Services recommends the Facebook Group "West Texas History & Memories" for history, famous people, old photos, stories, unclaimed estates and genealogy of the Western Half of Texas . . . Check it out and join the conversation

Amazing People from Hale County Texas
Todrick Hall
Todrick Hall
Born in Plainview Texas April 4, 1985, Todrick Hall is an up and coming singer, actor and producer who came to fame after making it to the semi-finals of the ninth season of American Idol in 2010. In a short span of time he has made his mark as an actor, songwriter, singer, choreographer, designer, playwright and director. Todrick is best known for Straight Outta Oz (2016), #Bandcamp (2014) Pop Star High, and the MTV docu-series Todrick.

 

Todrick distinguished himself as a Broadway star completing successful runs in Chicago, The Color Purple, Kinky Boots, Memphis, and Waitress. He visited over sixty cities worldwide with sold-out tours of “Straight Outta Oz”, “Forbidden”, and “Haus Party”; and won the 2019 “Video for Good” VMA as co-executive producer on Taylor Swift’s LGBTQ+ anthem “You Need to Calm Down”.

 

2022 started out as a rough year for Todrick. He is being sued for $60,000 in back rent he allegedly owes his landlords according to a lawsuit obtained by US Weekly, he agreed to pay $30,000 a month for a five-bedroom, eight-bathroom mansion in Sherman Oaks, California. The suit was filed March 3.

 

According to his website, he has over 9 million followers across several social media platforms and is one of the most high profile and prolific storytellers in the world.

Resources:

West Texas History & Memories

Early Life in Texas County by County

Books about Texas People and Places

Amazing People from Texas County by County

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

Texas History by Category and Event

Famous Actors from West TexasFamous Celebrities from West Texas
Amazing People from Hale County Texas

Amazing People from Hale County TexasStories about people from Plainview, Hale Center, Petersburg and Abernathy Texas

Books about Hale County People and Places

Books about Hale County People and PlacesBooks about People from Plainview, Hale Center, Petersburg and Abernathy Texas

 

What's your Favorite Book about a Texas County, Town, Person or Place? Here's our best reads list County by County

 

Mysterious TexasTrue Stories of Amazing People and Places in Texcas
 Loneliest, Least Populated Counties in Texas
Texas Cowboy HistoryBooks about Texas People County by County