Blue Springs is famous for Missouri Town, Burr Oak Woods…and David Cook! David Cook burst onto the scene when he auditioned for the seventh season of American Idol, and was propelled to national stardom after winning in 2008.
Can you name all ten winners of American Idol? Can you name them in order? I can’t get past season seven, but that could be my own fault for not watching seasons eight and nine. Granted, I didn’t watch the first season and hardly any of the second. However, I still remember who won, from Kelly Clarkson to David Cook. But the winners aren’t the only ones who get record deals. Many top twelve finalists from American Idol have also released albums. Among them are:
American Idol’s new season premiers this week! (Cue teenybopper screams and teary-eyed fainting.) Ok, I’ll admit it. By my obvious sarcasm, you can probably tell that I am not a huge fan of this show. The crabby judges, humiliating auditions, and the sappy lead-in stories for each segment don’t really scream sophisticated reality drama, but this year, I have to watch.