POPsessions: What's 'Idol' Winner and 'Biggest Loser' Contestant Ruben Studdard's Favorite Karaoke Jam?
"American Idol" Season 2 winner Ruben Studdard is looking for another reality TV win as a contestant on the 15th season of "The Biggest Loser," but it's not the potential $250,000 grand prize that would mean the most to him. "This season of 'The Biggest Loser' is going to be full of twist and turns that you've never seen on the show," Studdard, who enters the "BL" competition as the season's heaviest competitor at 462 pounds, tells Yahoo TV. "Most of all, you will see all of us change our lives for the better."
The Grammy-nominated singer, who celebrated his 35th birthday in September, shared his pop culture obsessions with us, including the clothes he just can't live without, the primetime diva he's crushin' on, and his favorite movie snack (don't worry, Ruben … we won't tell Jillian!).
1. Have you ever dressed as a celeb for Halloween? Who? When I was a kid I dressed up as Michael Jackson for Halloween. I think everyone tried to be him in the early '80s.
2. What article of clothing could you not live without? My suits. The older I get, the more I love really nice suits. I guess I'm officially a grown-up now. LOL.
3. Who is your favorite tweeter? Russell Simmons
4. What do you eat or drink while watching a movie in the theater? I think popcorn has been and will always be my go-to movie snack. Now I just have to skip the butter and get a small.
5. What was the first movie you saw? I think the first movie I saw was either "Snow White" or "Bambi," but I know it was a Disney film.
6. What song was playing during your first kiss? I don't remember.
7. Did you have a poster of a celeb on your wall when you were a kid or a teen? Yes, I did. I had all my favorites on the wall: Heavy D, New Edition, and of course, my boo, Vanity.
8. What movie makes you cry? "Mississippi Burning."
9. What movie character do you wish you could be? Michael Corleone.
10. What's the TV show you never miss? "Modern Family" and "True Blood."
11. What TV show would you like to live in? "Entourage."
12. Who is your TV crush? Kerry Washington.
13. What TV theme song do you still remember the words to? "Cheers."
14. What's the guiltiest pleasure currently on your DVR? "Love & Hip-Hop: Atlanta."
15. What is your favorite karaoke song? "Gin and Juice," Snoop Dogg.