American Idol's Crystal Bowersox Ties The Knot


Oct. 11 2010, Published 9:58 a.m. ET

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American Idol runner-up Crystal Bowersox married fellow musician Brian Walker in Chicago on Sunday, has learned.

Bowersox and Walker wed in the same venue they met at an open mic night in 2004, the singer's rep told People. They had long been platonic friends before taking the relationship up a notch in the last few months.

"Officially mamasox!!!" the talented singer Tweeted Sunday. "I meant walkersox!!!!! Hahaha that's hillarious. :)"

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Of her new beau, Bowersox told the magazine she “can't believe how incredibly lucky we are to have found so much laughter, love, and light within each other.”

Stars such as fellow American Idol contestant Didi Benami and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia star Lance Barber attended the ceremony.

Bowersox, acclaimed for her natural, bluesy style, lost to Lee DeWyze on last season’s American Idol in what many considered a huge upset. The 25-year-old Ohio native is currently working on her first album.



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