I'm just happy that I get the chance to really be me as an artist." Originally from Selma, Oregon, a small town that once hosted some of John Wayne's stallions, Cook is known for her skills on horseback as well as the microphone — she's a barrel racer and a deft hunter, all talents that would certainly classify one as, well, a cowgirl.But this song is a bit more about female empowerment than cow-roping — she's "camo" and "ammo," showing up in jeans a baseball cap, the one doing the fishing, not taking the bait.American Idol 11 Contestants: Colton Dixon, De Andre Brackensick, Elise Testone, Erika Van Pelt, Heejun Han, Hollie Cavanagh, Jeremy Rosado, Jermaine Jones, Joshua Ledet, Jessica Sanchez, Phillip Phillips, Shannon Magrane, Skylar Laine.American Idol 10 Contestants: Ashthon Jones, Casey Abrams, Haley Reinhart, Jacob Lusk, James Durbin, Karen Rodriguez, Lauren Alaina, Naima Adedapo, Paul Mc Donald, Pia Toscano, Scotty Mc Creery, Stefano Langone, Thia Megia.
"Well baby, that somethin' somethin' just might be me." Cover your ears, Mom.Today she continues to pursue her professional career in country music (see below) while at the same time she has established herself as a successful, avid all-around outdoors woman. She has always been an outdoor girl, a cowgirl and a country girl."American Idol" introduced Kristy Lee Cook to America.Just last month she took down a black bear that had been getting into mischief in her horse barn in Eagle Point, Oregon.“That bear had been causing trouble for five nights, eating grain and spooking my horses.She currently resides in a log cabin in Selma, Oregon, splitting her time with recording stints in Nashville and performming across the country..