David Cook takes his final bow at the end of second run as Charlie Price in Kinky Boots on Broadway
Photos: Olivia Brown
Kinky Boots on Broadway bid farewell and 'Happy Trails" to David Cook for a second time last night, and David took to social media to share a bit about what his time as Charlie...
Aug 23, 2018
David Cook Takes On Seven Questions About Kinky Boots, Dressing Room Must-Haves, & His Upcoming Tour
Photo: Matthew Murphy
by Josh Ferri for BroadwayBox.com
David Cook became a household name in 2008 when he won the seventh season of the iconic reality competition American Idol. The singer-song...
Aug 21, 2018
David Cook takes on Alanis Morissette for Broadway Sings concert series
On his day off from reprising his starring role as Charlie Price in Kinky Boots on Broadway (thru Sep 9 only), David took part in the acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series, which...
Aug 16, 2018
David Cook talks 'Kinky Boots' and more for PeopleTV
David sat down with Jeremy Parsons and Andrea Boehlke to chat about Kinky Boots and more for PeopleTV - watch clips from the interview below!
American Idol Alum David Cook Stars in Kinky Boots &...
Aug 14, 2018
Win a walk-on role in Broadway's Kinky Boots (starring David Cook) and more!
Are you ready for your Broadway debut? You could win a walk-on role as a factory worker in the Tony Award®-winning Best Musical, Kinky Boots.
You and two friends will travel to New York City, whe...
Aug 7, 2018
David Cook talks about his return to 'Kinky Boots' and more on New York Live (Video)
Watch as David Cook chats with New York Live about his return to Kinky Boots on Broadway, his upcoming tour, and more!
Aug 1, 2018
Watch David Cook’s Pre-Show Ritual Backstage at Kinky Boots
By Ruthie Fierberg for Playbill.com
David Cook first made his Broadway debut taking over the role of Charlie Price in Kinky Boots back in April of this year. After a brief hiatus...
Jul 20, 2018
Watch the Build Series interview with David Cook and J. Harrison Ghee of Broadway's "Kinky Boots"
David and his Kinky Boots on Broadway co-star J. Harrison Ghee (Lola) visited BUILD Series NYC earlier today to chat, and we've got the video for you below! David is reprising his performance as Char...
Jul 17, 2018
David Cook Talks Returning to His Lead Role in Broadway's 'Kinky Boots': 'It Always Feels Fresh'
by Rob LeDonne for Billboard
Ever since David Cook was crowned champion of American Idol’s seventh season in 2008, he admits he's “gotten a sick thrill of zigging when people think I’m supposed to ...
Jul 14, 2018
David Cook and J. Harrison Ghee of Broadway's "Kinky Boots" on Build Series Friday, July 20!
New York City area David Cook fans, go to Eventbrite now for a chance to be a part of the studio audience as David and his Kinky Boots on Broadway co-star J. Harrison Ghee (Lola) visit BUILD Serie...
Jul 9, 2018
David Cook Announces Fall Acoustic Tour; Returns to Broadway's 'Kinky Boots'
Photo: Olivia Brown
Los Angeles, CA - July 9, 2018 - Singer-songwriter and American Idol winner David Cook has announced he will kick-off an acoustic tour this fall in St. Louis, MO on October 25. ...
Jun 19, 2018
American Idol winner David Cook returns home to the Factory as "Charlie Price" in "Kinky Boots" beginning Tuesday, July 17, 2018 for a limited run!
New York, NY (Tuesday, June 19, 2018) – Kinky Boots producers Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig announced today that David Cook (“American Idol” Winner, 7th Season) will return to the role of ‘Charlie Pri...
Jun 12, 2018
"I Won't Back Down" (cover) - David Cook & Chris Daughtry Live at Big Slick!
Check out the first of two covers David Cook & Chris Daughtry performed together at the 2018 Big Slick Celebrity Weekend in Kansas City on June 2, 2018.
For more information about the Big Slick...
May 27, 2018
A decade after 'American Idol,' David Cook gets 'Slick' and 'Kinky'
By Jon Niccum for The Kansas City Star
Ten years ago, David Cook parlayed his commanding voice and amiable stage presence into becoming the first “rocker” to win “American Idol.”
But the Blue ...
May 18, 2018
David Cook to join all-star line-up at Big Slick Celebrity Weekend
As first announced in the Kansas City Star, David is excited to share that he will return to Kansas City, Missouri June 1-2 to join hosts Rob Riggle, Paul Rudd, Jason Sudeikis, Eric Stonestreet, David...
May 14, 2018
American Idol David Cook on His Music, His Fans and Making a Difference
Photo: Olivia Brown
By: Rick Landers for Guitar International
Many of us recall being enthralled by the performances and artistry of David Cook, as he ran the competitive steps of “American Idol...
May 7, 2018
David Cook and his 2018 Team for a Cure - Making a Difference; David honored with 2018 Rabbi Joseph P. Weinberg Triumph of the Spirit Award
Photo: Amy Pinard Photography
The 2018 Race for Hope in Washington D.C. was another great success this year, with more than 8,000 registered participants and nearly 475 different hard-working teams...
May 6, 2018
David Cook takes his final bow at the end of memorable five-week run as Charlie Price in Kinky Boots on Broadway
Kinky Boots on Broadway bid farewell and 'Happy Trails" to David Cook last night, and David took to social media to share a bit about what his time as Charlie Price and at 'The Factory' has meant to h...
May 3, 2018
People: Broadway Baby! Carrie Underwood Smiles While Supporting Fellow Idol David Cook at Kinky Boots Performance
Photos: Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic
Carrie Underwood always has time to support a friend!
Days after singing the national anthem at her husband Mike Fisher’s playoff hockey game, the 35-year-old coun...
May 2, 2018
Larry Flick 1-on-1 with David Cook
Last week David sat down with Larry Flick 1-on-1 on Entertainment Weekly Radio (SiriusXM Ch 105) to talk about taking on the role of Charlie Price in Kinky Boots on Broadway (Apr 3 - May 5, only)!
Apr 19, 2018
David Cook: How Broadway Keeps Him on His Toes
David Cook talks Kinky Boots, his new music, and the cause that he stands up for.
by Kimberly Glutz for Apple News - Broadway: Behind The Curtain
David Cook, American Idol season 7 winner, too...
Apr 16, 2018
David Cook live interview from HMH Stage 17 for 95.5 PLJ!
Did you miss David Cook earlier today on 95.5 PLJ's Facebook Live! Well, no worries - we've got the video for you here! Watch David talk New York City, starring in Kinky Boots on Broadway, and more!
Apr 16, 2018
David Cook talks Kinky Boots and performs stripped-down 'Soul of a Man' on The Broadway.com Show
David stopped by The Broadway.com Show this past week to talk Kinky Boots (where he's currently starring as 'Charlie Price' through May 5 only - info and tickets at kinkybootsthemusical.com) and also ...
Apr 16, 2018
Hang with David Cook between shows on Wednesdays through May 5!
David will be *LIVE* ON Stationhead in between shows, every Wednesday between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time (through May 5, when his limited run starring as Charlie Price in Kinky Boots on Br...
Apr 10, 2018
Watch David Cook cover (acoustic) 'Soul of a Man' from Kinky Boots on Broadway!
Watch David Cook do an acoustic cover of Soul of a Man and then get your tickets to Kinky Boots on Broadway, where David is currently starring as Charlie Price through May 5 only!
Apr 10, 2018
Interview: The Trend - David Cook talks Kinky Boots, American Idol, new music and more!
David joined Rebecca Granet on The Trend to discuss his Broadway debut in Kinky Boots, where he steps into the role of Charlie Price for a limited engagement through May 5. David, who released his new...
Apr 6, 2018
Watch David Cook and the cast of Kinky Boots on Broadway on Megyn Kelly TODAY!
Kinky Boots’ stars Wayne Brady (Lola), David Cook (Charlie Price) and Kirstin Maldonado (Lauren) join Megyn Kelly TODAY for a rousing live medley from the Tony-winning Broadway musical.
Apr 5, 2018
Watch David and the entire Kinky Boot's family celebrate the show's 5th Anniversary on Broadway!
Watch David and the entire Kinky Boot's family celebrate the show's 5th Anniversary on Broadway!
Apr 5, 2018
The Tyler Mount Vlog (Playbill): David Cook Celebrates Kinky Boots' 5th Anniversary
David joins Tyler Mount on the Playbill couch to talk all things Kinky!
Apr 4, 2018
David Cook makes his Broadway debut in Kinky Boots!
Photo by: Marc J. Franklin
David stepped into the role of Charlie Price in the Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots on April 3 to a sold-out Al Hirschfeld Theatre, where he'll be for a limited ru...
Apr 2, 2018
David Cook drops by Good Morning America to talk American Idol, his Broadway debut, and new music!
David Cook dropped by Good Morning America in Times Square this morning to talk about American Idol, his Broadway debut in Kinky Boots, and new music.
Watch his on-air interview and then his backs...
Mar 29, 2018
Tune in Monday, April 2, to watch David Cook LIVE on Good Morning America!
Check your local listings and be sure to tune in and/or set your DVRs to watch David talk about his upcoming Broadway debut and more on Good Morning America (ABC) - LIVE! in Times Square - Monday,...
Mar 26, 2018
INTERVIEW: David Cook Embraces a Shorter Story, Explores a New Stage
by Grant Walters for Albumism
“Gimme Heartbreak” the first single from David Cook’s recently-dropped EP Chromance, jumpstarts with stuttering synths and percussive claps, building momentum with a...
Mar 24, 2018
David Cook Enters Brave New Stages in 2018
by Elizabeth Rosalyn The for The Hudsucker
What is David Cook‘s recipe for success? For the pop-rock musician and American Idol Season 7 winner, it’s all about delivering constant surprises. Just...
Mar 21, 2018
Get your 2018 David Cook Team for a Cure Exclusive Team T-Shirt today!
David Cook Team for a Cure members, supporters, and fans will all have an opportunity to order this awesome, one-of-a-kind 2018 team shirt - personally designed by David Cook.
Click Here to Or...
Mar 20, 2018
Watch as David gets ready to join the cast of Kinky Boots on Broadway!
EVERYBODY SAY DAVID! In TWO WEEKS, Kinky Boots on Broadway welcomes David Cook and he's not the only one excited about it! Check out the video below and then head on over to davidcookofficial.com/even...
Mar 20, 2018
David Cook hosts “American Idol Insider” on Radio Disney
David Cook will be hosting “American Idol Insider” on Radio Disney tonight (Tuesday, March 20) at 8:00 PM ET (5:00 PM PT).
Be sure to tune in on the Radio Disney App, at RadioDisney.com, or on...
Mar 15, 2018
Join David Cook's Team for a Cure for a 10th Anniversary Dinner at the Hard Rock, DC!
Join David Cook's Team for a Cure for a 10th Anniversary Dinner at the Hard Rock, DC on Sunday, May 6, 2018!
This is a casual evening and team members of all ages are welcome. You must be a tea...
Mar 9, 2018
Inquisitr: David Cook Gets Kinky And Talks ‘Chromance’
The singer sat down to discuss his leading role on Broadway, and his latest EP.
by Kyle Stevens for Inquisitr
Is there anything that David Cook can’t do?
Besides releasing Chromance, a new ...
Mar 8, 2018
Donate for Chances to Win Dinner and a Show with David Cook and Steven Van Zandt in NYC!
Strap on your favorite boots, because David Cook is headed to Broadway and you might be, too! You and a friend may be off to New York City to see the American Idol / rock star / awesome person make ...
Mar 6, 2018
Travel Profile (Interview): David Cook
By Sean Ritchie for SunCity Paradise
Born in , now residing in Nashville, singer/songwriter and American Idol winner David Cook has a longstanding passion for music, a passion that...
Mar 5, 2018
David Cook: The Creation of Chromance
by Zack Tremblay for Tremblay Magazine
This year David Cook will approach his ten year anniversary, winning the seventh season of the FOX hit reality competition series, American Idol. Since wi...
Mar 1, 2018
Showbiz Analysis: David Cook Talks Music, Fans, Confidence and Chromance
by Dr. Nancy Berk for Parade Magazine
A lot has happened for singer-songwriter David Cook since his milestone moment in 2008 when he walked away as the Season 7 winner of American Idol. Between...
Mar 1, 2018
David Cook releases official lyric video for 'Ghost Magnetic'
David Cook today released an official lyric video for the fifth track off his new EP, CHROMANCE - Ghost Magnetic (a plaintive tale about allowing ghosts of old relationships to infiltrate a new one). ...
Feb 22, 2018
AXS Interview: David Cook Discusses New EP, ‘Chromance’ and his Broadway debut in ‘Kinky Boots’
By: James Wood | AXS Contributor
Singer-songwriter and American Idol winner, David Cook’s new EP, Chromance is the next chapter in the artist’s musical evolution.
The ubiquitous use of love ...
Feb 16, 2018
David Cook to Make Broadway Debut as Charlie Price in “Kinky Boots” Beginning April 3, 2018; Chromance EP Available February 16, 2018
LOS ANGELES, CA, February 16, 2018 - Singer-songwriter and American Idol Winner David Cook’s brand-new EP, CHROMANCE was released today. The EP features all new material that was written over the past...
Feb 15, 2018
'American Idol' Winner David Cook Making Broadway Debut in 'Kinky Boots': Billboard Exclusive
American Idol winner David Cook is putting on his Kinky Boots and heading to Broadway, Billboard can reveal.
Cook, the season seven Idol champ, is joining the Kinky Boots cast in the role of Ch...
Feb 6, 2018
Side Stage Magazine: An Interview With American Idol Winner, David Cook
David Cook, winner of the 7th season of American Idol, is releasing his newest album, Chromance. This new album promises to be a fan favorite, with a new edge added to his music, but bringing the cl...
Jan 23, 2018
David to sing National Anthem for Los Angeles Clippers
Attention fans in the Los Angeles area! David is set to take the court at the Staples Center (Los Angeles, CA) on Wednesday, January 24, where he’ll have the honor of performing the National Anthem be...
Jan 17, 2018
David Cook Set To Release Chromance EP February 16, 2018; February Tour Dates Announced
LOS ANGELES, CA, January 17, 2017 – Singer-songwriter and American Idol Winner David Cook has confirmed a February 16, 2018 release date for his brand-new EP, CHROMANCE. The EP features all new ma...
Jan 12, 2018
Pre-order new EP and get instant download of Gimme Heartbreak and Ghost Magnetic!
It was a very happy kick-off to the New Year for fans who pre-ordered David Cook's forthcoming release CHROMANCE via PledgeMusic, when they were treated to a download of 'Ghost Magnetic' - the fifth t...
Dec 20, 2017
Let's all wish David Cook a very Happy Birthday!
As most of you know, finding a cure for brain tumors and providing support to brain tumor patients and their families is a cause that's very close to David's heart and, since 2009, fans have helped hi...
Dec 1, 2017
David Cook iTunes pre-order reveals new EP details!
CHROMANCE is continuing to come together. I’m wrapping up album design/layout right now, and then it’s ready to go to the presses! It’s gonna be crazy to actually have a copy in hand. This EP has be...
Nov 13, 2017
David Cook Announces 'CHROMANCE' Release Date and Event; iTunes Pre-Order!
The countdown is on! David announced Friday, in his latest PledgeMusic update, that his upcoming EP CHROMANCE would drop on Friday, February 16, 2018!
February 16th, 2018, sound good to you guys for...
Oct 30, 2017
David Completes New EP Cover Puzzle for Fans!
David uncovered the final piece of his new EP cover puzzle this past weekend to fans who have already pre-ordered, revealing the full artwork to fans for the first time – check it out below!
Oct 24, 2017
David Shares Third Piece of New EP Cover with Fans!
The wait is almost over! Yesterday, David showed fans the third piece of the new EP cover puzzle via his most recent PledgeMusic update to the many who have already pre-ordered! Find out what David ha...
Oct 21, 2017
Second Piece of New EP Cover Unveiled!
It’s coming together, piece by piece! In a PledgeMusic update Thursday entitled "Where in the hell is the damn dam tour?", David shared the second piece of the new EP cover puzzle with fans who have a...
Oct 16, 2017
David reveals first piece of new EP cover!
Lucky fans who have already pre-ordered were the first to get a sneak peek of the new EP cover art this past weekend in a PledgeMusic update from David. Check out some of what he had to say and the fi...
Oct 2, 2017
David Cook returns as part of all-star lineup at 2017 Chris Evert / Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic
Look for David to join stars from the tennis and entertainment worlds November 3-5 for the 2017 Chris Evert / Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic taking place in Delray Beach, Florida.
Sep 25, 2017
David names the top playlists of the #GimmePlaylist challenge!
David said, “Gimme the Playlist!” and you all took up the challenge!
Without further ado, the three playlists that will be featured on David's Spotify page, are:
Quiet! This is a library! subm...
Sep 18, 2017
David Cook gives fans "A little sneak peek for yo ears"
Lucky fans who have already pre-ordered were the first to get "A little sneak peek for yo ears" of a new song off David Cook's upcoming EP - have a listen!
Aug 29, 2017
Watch David Cook perform on 'Home & Family'!
Tune in this morning at 10:00 AM ET/PT and 9:00 AM CT to watch David Cook talk about his upcoming EP and give a very special acoustic performance of his latest single "Gimme Heartbreak" on The Hallmar...
Aug 28, 2017
David Cook Stops by KTLA 5 Los Angeles; Reflects On Past Relationships With "Gimme Heartbreak"
Did you miss David Cook when he stopped by KTLA 5 this morning? No worries, we've got it for you here!
David performs at the renowned Troubadour in Los Angeles on Tuesday night, August 29 and and i...
Aug 28, 2017
#GimmePlaylist Spotify Playlist Challenge!
David says, "Gimme the Playlist!" He's looking for three new playlists to feature on his Spotify artist's page and one of them could be yours! Wait, there's more - if you're the lucky curator of David...
Aug 25, 2017
Almost a decade after ‘Idol,’ David Cook still on victory lap
By Rob LeDonne for Del Mar Times
It was 10 years ago next summer when a virtually unknown singer-songwriter living in Tulsa, Okla., auditioned on a lark for a certain reality music television show....
Aug 17, 2017
David Cook: From Idol to Real Life - Talking life after Idol, life as a Nashville musician, and his darker, riskier EP.
By: Alexa Lee for SF Weekly
It goes without saying that when David Cook won the seventh season of American Idol in 2008, his world turned upside down.
“I was raised to live my life in a secure s...
Aug 4, 2017
TFS Interview: American Idol alum David Cook discusses new music and exploring new styles
by: Marian Tuin for The Feature Story
“I’m fortunate that I’ve been able to maintain some sense of perspective on all of this. I attribute that to the people I’ve surrounded myself with.” David Coo...
Jul 28, 2017
AXS Interview: David Cook Talks New Single, ‘Gimme Heartbreak’, Touring, 'American Idol'
By: James Wood for AXS
David Cook has never been afraid of changing things up. Nearly a decade after his "American Idol" win, the singer/songwriter continues to find new ways to combine his infecti...
Jul 21, 2017
David Cook Spills On Gritty New Single 'Gimme Heartbreak' (Behind The Song)
By James Dinh for iHeartRadio
Behind The Song is a reoccurring feature, where we take an in-depth look at a track and its backstory because, let's be real, there's nothing like getting the scoop ...
Jul 17, 2017
David Cook Releases Lyric Video for New Single, “Gimme Heartbreak”
David Cook premiered his brand new single, "Gimme Heartbreak" last month on Yahoo!Music (David Cook Premieres New Song 'Gimme Heartbreak,' Gives Fans What They Want) and debuts the lyric video to...
Jul 13, 2017
David Cook LIVE from 95.5 PLJ Stage 17!
David Cook visited the 95.5 PLJ studios on July 11th to perform a few songs LIVE from Stage 17! PLJ invited some very lucky listeners up to watch the performance and even meet David! One of the highli...
Jul 12, 2017
David just wanted to let you know ...
Hey everyone, just wanted to let you guys know that due to doctor's orders, I am going to have to take a few days of vocal rest and reschedule 4 shows (Richmond, Raleigh, Charleston, and Asheville)....
Jun 23, 2017
David Cook Releases New Single, “Gimme Heartbreak” / National Headline Tour Begins Jun 29
Los Angeles, CA - June 23, 2017 - David Cook has premiered his brand new single, "Gimme Heartbreak" on Yahoo!Music (David Cook Premieres New Song 'Gimme Heartbreak,' Gives Fans What They Want). "G...
Jun 22, 2017
David Cook Premieres New Song ‘Gimme Heartbreak,’ Gives Fans What They Want (Exclusive First Listen!)
by Lyndsey Parker for Yahoo!Music
“My fans have been extremely patient, and if I could do anything to reward that, I’d like to,” American Idol Season 7 winner David Cook tells Yahoo Music’s Rea...
Jun 12, 2017
David Cook part of all-star line-up at Big Slick Celebrity Weekend
David is excited to announce that he will return to his hometown June 23-24 to join Rob Riggle, Paul Rudd, Jason Sudeikis, Eric Stonestreet, David Koechner and other celebrities for this year’s Bi...
May 19, 2017
David Cook drops by the Fox 4 KC studios!
David Cook dropped by Fox 4 KC studios this morning and we’ve got the video for you below!
If you're in the area, don't miss David performing tonight at Harrah’s VooDoo Lounge in Northern Kansas C...
May 9, 2017
David Cook and his Team for a Cure - Making a Difference
The 2017 Race for Hope in Washington D.C. was another great success this year, with more than 9,000 registered participants and nearly 500 different hard-working teams collectively raising a grand t...
May 5, 2017
David Cook talks Race for Hope, new music and "American Idol" revival
The Race for Hope-DC will take place this Sunday, when thousands will join forces in the fight against brain tumors. It’s an event David Cook has been involved with since 2009 after losing his brother...
Apr 19, 2017
Watch 'TRDC - Total Request David Cook' Race for Hope Benefit Concert LIVE STREAM May 5th!
We know that not everyone can make it to Jammin' Java in Vienna, VA on May 5 to see TRDC - Total Request David Cook, so we thought we'd bring the concert to you, with 100% of all ticket proceeds ben...
Apr 10, 2017
YOU could see Steven Van Zandt perform in the Kennedy Center's John Lennon tribute May 8 in Washington, DC, then join David Cook, Steven and Maureen Van Zandt for a private post-show dinner!
Always wished you could hang with David Cook? Well, here's your chance! If you're the winner of this auction, you and your guest will find yourselves joining David Cook, Steven Van Zandt and Maureen...
Apr 7, 2017
YOU can help create the set list for TRDC - Total Request David Cook!
David took a look at the great song requests you sent in and has come up with a list of 17 songs from which you now get to choose to help build the set list for DCTR – David Cook Total Request at Ja...
Mar 27, 2017
GIMME HEARTBREAK - New Music from David Cook!
The first teaser for David Cook's new music is here - talk about a tease! #gimmeheartbreak
And there's more to come, so stay tuned right here and follow David on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Mar 24, 2017
David talks Kansas City show, new music and more with KC 102.1
David phoned in to KC 102.1 to chat with Jen and Truta this morning about his upcoming show at Voodoo in Kansas City, new music, and more. Listen!
Mar 16, 2017
Check out this year's David Cook Team for a Cure Exclusive Team T-Shirt!
David Cook Team for a Cure members, supporters, and fans will have an opportunity to order this awesome, one-of-a-kind 2017 team shirt - personally designed by David Cook (taking some inspiration...
Mar 13, 2017
David Cook to give Race for Hope benefit concert May 5th in Vienna, VA
Join us for TRDC – Total Request David Cook on May 5th at Jammin Java in Vienna, Virginia with 100% of concert proceeds benefiting David Cook's 2017 Race for Hope-DC Team for a Cure!