David Cook wins American Idol Season 7 (2008)

The 97 million-plus votes have been tallied and the winner by 12 million votes, 25-year-old bartender David Cook is the American Idol 2008.

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Watch Ryan Seacrest’s announcement of the winner on http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epcBayS09zw. 17-year-old David Archuleta is the runner-up.