Shannon D. Bailey graduated from Corsicana High School in the year 2000. He continued his education at Southwestern Christian College in Terrell, TX where he received an A.S. Diploma. After graduating from SWCC, Shannon went on to further his education at Abilene Christian University where he received his B.A. in Business Management. To name a few of his accomplishments while in high school, Shannon was voted most outgoing student and Who’s Who among America’s students. During his years at SWCC he was voted most friendly and won first runner up as Mr. SWCC. During his senior year at ACU, Shannon was chosen as one of the notable “host” of Sing-Song. An annual musical extravaganza and a rich ACU tradition since 1956. He was also chosen first over 320 contestants to be Abilene Idol. The show was hosted by The Paramount Theatre.