What’s the body count so far on women vilified, cyber stalked, insulted, harassed, put down, reputations trashed by the Sockpuppet Brigade?
And appeared to be true his love interest is former "Idol" contestant Kimberly Caldwell. Never to shy away from showing his interest in Caldwell, Cook even asked her out on the TV Guide Network.
"I'm just excited because I finally get to talk to you," he told her during an interview on the Idol Tonight show Wednesday night, May 21.
Cook was born in Houston, Texas, and was raised in Blue Springs, Missouri. He received his first guitar, a Fender Stratocaster, at the age of 12.
He also participated in choir and drama programs in middle school and high school.
It actually ties into his upcoming album with the same themes.