Bo Bice was a contestant on Carrie's season of American Idol. He was runner-up in the show, making it all the way to the finale with Carrie. He too recorded a version of her #1 hit, "Inside Your Heaven". His version reached #2 on the same chart

Bo was known for his southern rock approach while performing, as he was from Alabama. He has since released two albums.

Week Theme Song Original artist Result
Auditions Contestant's Choice "In a Dream" Badlands Advanced
Contestant's Choice "Whipping Post" The Allman Brothers Band Advanced
Hollywood Round 1 Contestant's Choice "The Letter" The Box Tops Advanced
Hollywood Round 2 Contestant's Choice God Bless the USA Lee Greenwood Advanced
Top 50 Contestant's Choice "Get Ready" The Temptations Advanced
Top 24 Contestant's Choice "Drift Away" John Henry Kurtz Safe
Top 20 Contestant's Choice "Whipping Post" The Allman Brothers Band Safe
Top 16 Contestant's Choice "I'll Be" Edwin McCain Safe
Top 12 Song of the 1960s "Spinning Wheel" Blood, Sweat & Tears Safe
Top 11 Billboard Number Ones "Time in a Bottle" Jim Croce Safe
Top 10 1990s "Remedy" The Black Crowes Safe
Top 9 Classic Broadway "Corner of the Sky" from Pippin Safe
Top 8 Year They Were Born "Free Bird" Lynyrd Skynyrd Bottom 2
Top 7 1970s Dance Music "Vehicle" The Ides of March Safe
Top 6 21st Century "I Don't Want to Be" Gavin DeGraw Safe
Top 5 Lieber & Stoller
Current Billboard Chart
"Stand by Me"
Ben E. King

Los Lonely Boys

Top 4 Country
Gamble & Huff
"It's a Great Day to Be Alive"
"For the Love of Money"
Jon Randall

The O'Jays

Top 3 Clive Davis' Choice
Judge's Choice
Contestant's Choice
"Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me"
"(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"
"In a Dream"
Elton John

The Rolling Stones Badlands

Finale Idol Single
Contestant's Choice
Contestant's Choice
"Inside Your Heaven"
"Long Long Road"
Carrie Underwood/Bo Bice
Christian Leuzzi
The Ides of March
Runner Up