PHOTO: Chayce Beckham, American Idol, April 2021

Chayce Beckham, of Apple Valley is one of the current top 9 finalists on ABC's American Idol. A hometown hero in his own respect, Beckham is leading the pack according to country music superstar and American Idol judge Luke Bryan. In a recent episode of the singing show, Bryan stated that Beckham is the "front runner" in the competition. 

We wanted to know more and really get to know the man behind the gravelly tones and find out just how much "Apple Valley" and "High Desert" Beckham has in his blood. The results are quite revealing: