‘American Idol’ Star Rickey Smith Dead At 36 In Wrong-Way Car Crash
“American Idol” star Rickey Smith died on Friday morning after a car crash in Oklahoma City. Smith’s car was hit by a black truck driving the wrong way according to FOX News. Smith was 36.
Rickey Smith was a finalist of Season 2 of “American Idol” and was famous for using the line “Hercules! Hercules!” from Eddie Murphy’s movie “The Nutty Professor.”
OMG so sad. What’s up 2016 and celebrity death? No one is safe!
— Julie Calhoun (@JulieFox25) May 6, 2016