David Cook, A Passion to Care

posted in: Resource Mobilization | 0


david-cook-manila-225x300American Idol season 7 winner David Cook and EPCALM shares the same Passion To Care for the sick, especially those afflicted with Cancer. As such, EPCALM is the main beneficiary of his concert on July 14, 2012 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum, Quezon City.

If you’re an American Idol fan then you will surely remember David Cook of season 7. He captivated the audience with his charming style and soaring vocals that ended up getting the title. Following his Idol success, David Cook released his first album, David Cook in 2008. The album received rave reviews, and after taking the crown on American Idol, album sales went very well to say the least.

He’s the only artist from Idol who made a grand total of 11 new entries in one billboard chart week including the original song “The Time Of My Life”. His self-titled post-Idol CD turned platinum with over 1.3 million copies sold in the US alone. With a total of 3 records and dozens of amazing covers, David Cook is ready to take the stage again and perform live. Don’t miss the chance to check him out in Manila.

Behind the scenes though during his “idol” season, David was rushed to the hospital for high blood pressure and heart palpitations. Aside from the typical “idol” pressures, what David did not reveal was that he was undergoing additional “personal” pressures. His half brother, Adam Cook, 36, was undergoing treatment for cancer during that time. Adam, an attorney, was diagnosed with brain cancer in 1998 and succumbed to his cancer in May 2009. He was 37.

We invite everyone to David’s concert on July 14, 2012. Your attendance signifies that you have the same Passion To Care for the sick and dying Leukemia patients in this country.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *