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American Idol Season 2 winner, Ruben Studdard recently announced that he will be competing on the upcoming season of NBC's Biggest Loser. Ruben has tried various weight loss diets and such for years, finding some success losing 70 lbs back in 2006. But, after his divorce in 2012, he's been battling with his weight ever since.
"I've never had an issue with my weight," Studdard told People Magazine. "[But] my family has a history of high blood pressure, diabetes, heart-related issues – things I didn't have to deal with yet because I'm young. But I don't want to be worried at 40, and if I don't fix things now, I will be."