Danny Gokey's "My Best Days" Album Releases Tuesday as He Returns to "American Idol" on March 4

Cross-Country Release-Week Schedule Includes Idol Performance of Single, “My Best Days Are Ahead of Me”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 25, 2010

Nashville, TN – Millions of viewers got to know Danny Gokey as a finalist on Season Eight of American Idol, and next week, he’ll not only celebrate the March 2 release of his debut album, My Best Days, but also a return to the Idol stage on March 4 for a performance of his feel-good single, “My Best Days Are Ahead of Me.”

Currently, “My Best Days Are Ahead of Me” is climbing the country airplay Top 40, and fans anxious to hear more of Danny’s new music have an exclusive chance to preview his album online now on the Rhapsody player at CMT.com.

Gokey’s American Idol performance is one part of a cross-country album release week filled with media and personal appearances beginning Monday in Washington, D.C., and rolling through Atlanta, San Jose, Los Angeles, and Minneapolis, before visiting Danny’s Milwaukee hometown on Saturday.

Fans can keep up with Danny’s appearance schedule online at dannygokey.com, where they can also pre-order My Best Days. The exclusive pre-order will include the CD, an instant download of “My Best Days Are Ahead of Me,” and an autographed CD booklet (while supplies last).

Catch Danny’s American Idol guest performance on the live results show Thursday, March 4 (8:00-9:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX.

About Danny Gokey: Danny Gokey became a favorite of millions of fans nationwide as a finalist on Season Eight of American Idol, and the Milwaukee native and 19 Recordings/RCA Nashville recording artist is now poised to release his debut album, My Best Days. Danny credits his late wife, Sophia, with the inspiration to pursue his musical dreams on Idol, and he continues to honor her with the charitable work of the Sophia’s Heart Foundation, founded in her memory. For more information and all things Danny, visit him online at dannygokey.com.

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