David Archuleta Articles

David Archuleta Apologizes for Tweet That Sounded Anti-Gay

David Archuleta, an American Idol contestant from the show’s seventh season, is apologizing for a tweet he sent that may have been perceived as anti-gay. Some took his message to indicate his support for Indiana’s homophobic Religious Freedom Restoration Act. …

David Archuleta: American Idol Runner-Up Returns from Mormon Mission

David Archuleta was the runner-up to American Idol David Cook during 2007’s season seven of the singing competition show. A few short years later he flew to Chile to serve a 2-year Mormon mission. He is now back at home …

David Archuleta Greets Fans After Return From 2-Year Missionary Trip

David Archuleta rose to fame on “American Idol” season 7 after making it to the final round and being named runner-up, but he’s taken some time from the spotlight for the past two years to do work for his church. …

Searching For The American Idol
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If Internet buzz is any indication of the future—and it’s not, mind you, unless Ron Paul really will get the Republican nomination—David Cook is your next American Idol. According to search metrics and questionable phone measurements, Cook edged out David Archuleta by the slimmest margin in Idol history.