American Idol runner-up Crystal Bowersox marries

Northwest Ohio's American Idol runner up Crystal Bowersox is now a newlywed. Bowersox married fellow musician Brian Walker in Chicago on Sunday.

The two tied the knot in the same venue where the two met at an open mic night in 2004. The singer's rep says they had been platonic friends for a while before take the relationship up a notch. Bowersox you may recall dumped her previous boyfriend following the finale of American Idol.

Bowersox, acclaimed for her natural, bluesy style, lost to Lee Dewyze on last season's American Idol in what many considered a huge upset. The 25-year-old is currently working on her first album.