Who is David Cook and what is his net worth 2018? David Roland Cook is an American rock singer-songwriter who rose to a celebrity status when he won the seventh season of American Idol. Before competing in the competition, he had released an album named Analog heart. With such achievements, the singer came to a peak when his two hit songs broke into the top 20 of Billboard top 100 charts.
David was born in Houston, Texas and grew up in Missouri. He was born to Beth and Stanley Cook. The couple had three boys, of which David cook is the middle one. He was a singing enthusiast since his days in middle school which made him a part of the school chorus. He was also interested in sports, but due to an accident, he wasn’t able to continue in that field. After the accident, he focused more on singing.
David Cook is married to his longtime girlfriend, Rachael Stamp. He was married in a private ceremony in Nashville on 20th June 2015.
The professional life of the singer started from 1999 and is continuing. David’s first album came out in 2008 named “Light On”. The song debuted precisely on 23rd September 2008 and was already on No. 17 spot in the Billboards top 100 charts. The single was later certified platinum on January 20, 2010.
The next hit album was released in the year 2010-11 under the name “The loud morning” after which he had no looking back. The album got released on June 28, 2011. With the album making records already, he started working on his next album.
David made the most notable record of having 11 debut songs breaking into Billboards top 100 charts. The record was held before by Miley Cyrus for Hannah Montana in 2006. Cook’s first single, “The Time of my life” led the 11 song pack with number 3 spot on the Hot 100. David’s 17 entries had a combined sell of about a million in the 1st week itself.
David Cook’s photo was published on the cover page of The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2009 along with President Barack Obama.
David Cook Net Worth
With the professional life of David Cook spanning about two decades, the singer found fame as the winner of the seventh edition of American Idol. Due to the spike in the fame, he managed it very calmly and further made a profit by releasing his first album release in 2008. He has an estimated net worth of $6 million.
Coming from a moderate and middle-class family, he chose not live the ordinary life like others and follow his passions and dreams. Singing being his passion, he did not have his moral down after failing and in fact learnt from them and rose back up. He is known to be a real inspiration and a role model.