Danny Gokey Announces Engagement
Country singer Danny Gokey has announced his engagement to girlfriend Leyicet Peralta. The former American Idol finalist has been focusing on his music career and charity organization, Sophia’s Heart Foundation, since his time on Idol. Danny was married once before to a woman named Sophia, who died in 2008 from complications of heart surgery. Danny’s new fiancée also shares a passion for children and families in need, the focus of Danny’s charity. She suggested that instead of wedding gifts, their guests make a donation to Sophia’s Heart. The couple plans to marry sometime in late January.