Danny Gokey has been finding empowerment through music, his faith, and knowing that he’s making an impact on people’s lives. Originally a truck driver from Milwaukee, Danny came in 3rd on American Idol Season 8 while fighting tragedy every step of the way. After deciding to audition with his wife, he lost her to a surgery gone wrong only one month before getting on the stage. Today, Danny is married with three sons and one daughter. He poured his soul into his album “Rise,” and continues to use his faith, strength and passion to impact others as well as grow in his own life.