David Archuleta Signs Record Deal

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No shocker here: David Archuleta has signed a record contract.

"Signing a record contract with 19 Recordings/Jive Records is truly a dream come true," Archuleta said in a statement. "I'm really excited to start working on everything."

The 17-year-old fan favorite - who finished second on American Idol this season to David Cook - already has three songs on the Hot 100 chart, including his rendition of "Imagine" and "In This Moment."

Look for Archuleta's debut album in the fall. In the meantime, catch the cutie on stage as part of The Idols Live Tour, which kicks off July 1 in Arizona.

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David you are an imazing singer and a beautiful person. I saw you on your tour in lexington ky. You are going to go far beyond anyone one else from any other season. Your are the best and thanks so much for the autograph.God Bless!!!


I adored David A and enjoyed each and every performance by him on AI. His talent is unique and there is something very special about this kid. I can't wait to buy his CD. I was disappointed that David A did not win the AI title.


His album will undoubtedly be successful and entertaining. I look forward to spending money on it.


Im so happy for you david a. I loved hearing all your songs in AI and I cant wait to buy your cd. You are an inspiration. Keep smiling and always remain to be humble. You will really go far in your music career. Take care always. We will always be your side. Archie forever!!!!


He's a sweetheart!!! I wish him the best with his CD, he's really humble and a fantastic human being. GOOD LUCK WITH YOUR CAREER DAVID!


David Archuleta is the American Idol we have all been awaiting since Season ! even thought he didn't Win he Won the admiration of American Idol fans.


...oohhhh..im so happy for you...,i cant wait.....,when will your album release???,,i promise i will buy..,oh see you are now a recording artist...,im so excited,...,..david catch me im fallin for you.....,,i love you david more power and more blessings to come,,,,take care...,i will pray for you...


David = Best singer. :D I really enjoyed all the songs you sang during the season!!And im looking forward to getting your CD! Good Luck! :)!


DAVID! omg dude you rulee
honestly....you're soo humble
and you are so real. I can't wait to buy your CD man
I loove your voice and personality!!


i really luv him evan though you dont know someone an theres no point in liking them i still like him im not a fake person who would like him for his looks but mostly for his personalitie i mean he is such a pure person.. .