Fulmer said the song "hit [him] like a ton of bricks," so he contacted Wicks, arranging a private performance at his daughter Courtney's wedding. A third single, "Man of the House", followed in January 2009, entering Top 40 in February, and peaked at 27.On November 10, 2009, Wicks announced that he has started to work on his second album.In 2018 he announced he is dating Kasi Williams Morstad, the sister of country music singer Jason Aldean.
In August 2008, Wicks began dating fellow country singer Julianne Hough, who is a professional dancer and two-time champion on Dancing with the Stars.
Wanting to pursue a career in country music, he moved to Nashville, Tennessee after quitting college two classes short of graduation from Florida Southern College.
He debuted the song at his first Grand Ole Opry appearance in August 2007.
Shortly after the song's release, University of Tennessee football coach Phillip Fulmer heard it. "All I Ever Wanted" was released in April 2008 as the album's second single, and peaked at 14 by the end of the year.
Their first performance took place on March 9, 2009, and he was eliminated from the show on April 28.
They announced a mutual break-up on November 10, 2009.In the midst of preparing to release a new record, Wicks wrote a song titled, "I Don't Do Lonely Well", which got Jason Aldean's attention and landed him a spot on his then upcoming album Night Train in 2012.Being a fan himself, Wicks was very excited and said that it was a big deal to him that Aldean cut one of his songs to include on his highly anticipated 5th record, which was released on October 6, the same year.When many of the fans were speculating that he sexuality might bring a distance between her and her husband, things turn out in a different way.Their relationship started growing stronger and her spouse is very proud of her for announcing her not being straight. She is a dancer by profession from where she is making a good net worth.She has also starred on 2013 romance film Safe Haven.