David Roland Cook born December 20, is an American rock singer-songwriter. Prior to Idol , Cook formed a high school band that released three studio albums and four live albums before releasing his first solo independent album entitled Analog Heart. After winning American Idol , he released his debut single " The Time of My Life ", which entered the Billboard Hot charts at number three and at number two on the Billboard Canadian Hot , selling over 1. His major-label self-titled debut album was released on November 18, , and has also since been certified platinum by the RIAA. His second major album This Loud Morning was released on June 28, After departing from RCA and releasing three stand alone singles, Cook became an independent artist and released his first single "Criminals" for his fourth studio album Digital Vein , which was released on September 18, , with the latter two "Laying Me Low" and "Wait For Me" being featured on the album.
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But a decade later, he's reduced to voicing roles in forgettable Pixar spin-offs Planes, anyone? Cook's still the same guy who reduced us to helpless tears of laughter all those years ago, so where'd he go and what happened? Here's how Dane Cook went from being the "King of Comedy" to a Hollywood punchline—and how he can turn it all around. Released in at the height of Cook's fame, Employee of the Month was poised to be a huge box office hit. Much like fellow maligned comedian Carlos Mencia, accusations of joke thievery have plagued Cook throughout his career.
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