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A lot of folks thought the fresh-faced, 17-year-old David Archuleta would win the "Battle of the Davids" in the 2008 "American Idol" finale.


A lot of folks were wrong as the grungier, rockier David Cook took 56 percent of the vote and the Season 7 crown.

And while he made his name singing other people's songs on the "American Idol" stage week after week, Cook now lays claim to 10 writing credits on his own self-titled CD and is crisscrossing the nation on tour.

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