Kevin received enough votes to be sent to the Finals in Episode instead of Acrodunk. Piers Morgan gave him a standing ovation. His audition was strong enough for the judges to send him to the Quarterfinals in Episode He became a fan favorite in the show comed his performance of Garth Brooks ' " If Tomorrow Never Comes " while strumming his guitar. Kevin was revealed to have competed in first place in the competition that same night, in front of Barbara Padilla who was runner up, Recycled Percussion, The Texas Tenors, and The Voices of Glory, winning one million dollars and a headline show in Las Vegas.
Vegas Round[ edit ] Skinner then appeared without performing in the Vegas Round.
Kevin received enough votes to be sent to the Semifinals in Episode instead of Mosaic. Will she know how much I loved her Did I try in every way to show her every day That she's my only one And if my time on earth were through And she must face the world without me Is the love I gave her in the past Gonna be enough to last If tomorrow never comes 'Cause I've lost loved ones in my life Who never knew how much I loved them Now I live with the regret That my true feelings for them never were revealed So I made a promise to myself To say each day how much she means to me And avoid that circumstance.
He has been playing, writing, and singing ever since he learned the art of music from his musician father, Joe, who is a fan of Hank Williams. Judges Morgan, Osbourne, and Hasselhoff all gave him standing ovations.
He has worked as a chicken catcher for several years and claims to have caught kevjn his friends up to 60, chickens in one night. Finals[ edit ] Later, Skinner's Finals performance in Episode consisted of singing his rendition Aerosmith's "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" while playing his guitar and having a backup band. Finale[ edit ] Kevin Skinner received enough votes to be included in the Top skinmer in Episode instead of Drew Stevyns.