News: Idol's Danny Gokey Is Engaged

"Three years since the passing of his beloved wife, Sophia, former American Idol Finalist and CEO of Sophia's Heart, Danny Gokey has announced his engagement to girlfriend, Leyicet Peralta," read the announcement. "Danny announced his engagement

American Idol Alum Danny Gokey Engaged to Leyicet Peralta Credit: Stephen Cohen/Getty Images for Nissan. Three years after the loss of his wife Sophia, American Idol alum Danny Gokey has found love again. PHOTOS:

Rascal Flatts lead singer Gary LeVox and American Idol alum Danny Gokey (a member of Oasis Church) will both offer a song or two as part of the church's Christmas shows. Some members of the Nashville Symphony will be playing as well.

And former American Idol season 8 finalist Danny Gokey, who tragically lost his wife three years ago after a routine heart surgery, got engaged to his girlfriend, Leyicet Peralta. The couple posted the news on Gokey's charity website, Sophia's Heart,

And former American Idol season 8 finalist Danny Gokey, who tragically lost his wife three years ago after a routine heart surgery, got engaged to his girlfriend, Leyicet Peralta. The couple posted the news on Gokey's charity website, Sophia's Heart,