Josh Henderson was born in Dallas, Texas. He grew up with his mother in both Texas and Oklahoma. After graduating from Tulsa Memorial Senior High School in May 2000, he went back to Texas and auditioned for "Popestars". He was remembered for "singing like Justin Timberlake", Henderson was chosen as one of the six winners. Josh was in the critically acclaimed FX's "Over There" focusing on the war in Iraq and how the soldiers and their families were effected.