Get Your Fresh Intelligence Daily

SUBMIT

David Archuleta Goes from Idol To Author

May. 31 2010, Published 5:23 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

He's only 19 but as of tomorrow, David Archuleta will add published author to his resume, RadarOnline.com has learned.

The popular American Idol runner-up's autobiography, Chords of Strength:  A Memoir of Soul, Song and the Power of Perseverance, hits book stores June 1.

Archuleta was back on the Idol stage last week as part of the emotional farewell to judge Simon Cowell.

VIDEO:  Simon Cowell's Farewell Party

Article continues below advertisement

"I'm hoping that people will find things in common with me," Archuleta told Utah's Deseret News.

"I know I haven't lived for the longest time, but I have learned things," he said.

Advertisement

© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.