He was 29 years old at the time of auditioning and was from Wichita, Kansas, U.S.
For the blind auditions he chose to sing "Because We Believe" by Andrea Bocelli. Both Cee Lo Green and Christina Aguilera turned their chairs around but Chris elected to join Christina's team.
For the battle rounds Christina chose to team him up with fellow contestant Monique Benabou and gave them the song "The Power of Love" by Jennifer Rush. After the performance Christina chose to save Chris and Monique was eliminated from the competition.
For the live shows he chose to sing "Bridge Over Troubled Water" by Simon & Garfunkel. Chris was given the Public's Vote and went through to the next round with Lindsey Pavao, Jesse Campbell and Ashley De La Rosa.
For the quarterfinals he chose to sing "Viva la Vida" by Coldplay. He also performed with Christina and the rest of his team to "Fighter" by Christina Aguilera. Chris was given the Public's Vote and went through to the next round with Lindsey Pavao.
For the semi-finals he chose to sing "Ava Maria" by Franz Schubert. He also performed with Team Christina and Team Blake to "The Edge of Glory" by Lady GaGa. Chris gained the most votes and advanced to the finals whilst Lindsey was eliminated.
For the finals he chose to sing "You Raise Me Up" by Secret Garden and "The Voice Within" by Christina Aguilera as his Coach Tribute Song. He also sang a duet with his coach Christina to "The Prayer" by Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli.
He also sang "Bitter Sweet Symphony" by The Verve with Katrina Parker and Lindsey Pavao. For his last performance he sang a duet with Hall & Oates to their song "Rich Girl".
Chris came 4th place, Tony Lucca came 3rd, Juliet Simms was the runner-up and Jermaine Paul went on to win the competition.
|Blind Auditions||"Because We Believe"||Andrea Bocelli|
|Battle Rounds||"The Power of Love"||Jennifer Rush||Monique Benabou|
|Live Shows||"Bridge Over Troubled Water"||Simon & Garfunkel|
|Quarterfinals||"Viva la Vida"||Coldplay|
|Quarterfinals||"Fighter"||Christina Aguilera||Team Christina|
|Semi-finals||"Ava Maria"||Franz Schubert|
|Semi-finals||"The Edge of Glory"||Lady GaGa||Team Christina and Team Blake|
|Finals||"You Raise Me Up"||Secret Garden|
|Finals||"The Voice Within"||Christina Aguilera|
|Finals||"The Prayer"||Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli||Christina Aguilera|
|Finals||"Bitter Sweet Symphony"||The Verve||Katrina Parker and Lindsey Pavao|
|Finals||"Rich Girl"||Hall & Oates||Hall & Oates|