Danny Gokey's life has been far from easy. The 34-year-old lost his first wife, Sophia, in 2008, from complications of a surgery for congenital heart disease. Only one month later, Gokey auditioned for Season 8 'American Idol,' where he came in third.
Danny Gokey might be busy learning the ropes of parenting his seven-month-old son, Daniel Emmanuel, but he is still finding time to record new music. The 'American Idol' alum reveals he has been spending time in the studio, recording his sophomore CD.