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'American Idol' Homecoming With David Cook and Casey Abrams (Video)

After debuting his new single on the May 2 show, season seven winner Cook meets the press, including THR's own special correspondent (and "Idol" alum) Casey Abrams.

On Thursday night, David Cook made his sixth post-victory appearance on American Idol in just as many years, putting him in the esteemed company of fellow winners like season four's Carrie Underwood, season three's Fantasia Barrino and season one's Kelly Clarkson.

The season seven alum has self-released a new single, the rocker “Laying Me Low,” which he debuted on the May 2 elimination episode. Afterwards, Cook headed back to meet the press, including THR’s own special Idol correspondent -- and season 10 finalist -- Casey Abrams.

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“They keep letting me back in the building,” cracked Cook when asked about his return to the stage that launched his music career.

Watch the video above for more post-show laughs with the two alums.

Twitter: @Idol_Worship

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