Kris Allen Welcomes Son Oliver Neil

American Idol winner Kris Allen and his wife Katy welcomed their first child, son Oliver Neil Allen, on Tuesday, July 30, PEOPLE confirms.

Rumer Willis, Lauren Conrad Go Gaga for Gotye in L.A.

He’s someone that they want to know: Rumer Willis, Lauren Conrad and Audrina Patridge all came out for a mini-concert by Gotye at The Sayers Club in Los Angeles on Monday.

Kris Allen's Dog Zorro Graces Cover of New Album

There was a time when Kris Allen and his wife Katy O’Connell were considering having children – but since the arrival of dog Zorro in December, everything has changed.

“We thought about it for a time, and then we got a dog and we’re like, ‘Okay, we’re good!’” Allen told reporters at the American Idol results show Thursday.

A Galaxy of Stars Light Up Pre-Grammy Gala

No one can bring out the stars quite like Clive Davis! The music mogul’s Pre-Grammy Gala & Salute to Industry Icons (this year honoring Universal Music Group Chairman and CEO Doug Morris) is an annual tradition and one of the biggest parties of the year.

Idol Kris Allen Says Adam Lambert is Finally Showing His True Colors

Shocked over Adam Lambert’s recent performance antics? Don’t be, says American Idol winner Kris Allen, because there is more to come.

“Yeah, that’s who he is,” Allen told the press at last Friday’s Z100’s Jingle Ball at New York’s Madison Square Garden. “Obviously, he couldn’t do that stuff on Idol. And so you’re getting to see the real Adam now.”

Why is Kris Allen Sleeping On a Blowup Mattress?

Though newly minted American Idol winner Kris Allen is basking in the joy of releasing his self-titled debut, there is one thing missing in his life.

“Furniture,” the singer, who just moved into a new home in Los Angeles with wife Katy, told PEOPLE at the American Music Awards on Sunday.

Kris Allen 'Flattered' by Adam Lambert's Crush

In his Rolling Stone cover story, American Idol runner-up Adam Lambert admitted he’d been crushing on his roommate in the Idol mansion, Kris Allen.

“I was like, ‘Oh, s—, they put me with the cute guy … Distracting!” Lambert told the magazine. “He’s the one guy that I found attractive in the whole group on the show … totally my type – except that he has a wife.”

Allen’s response? “I’m flattered,” the Idol winner tells PEOPLE exclusively, “And think it’s hilarious.”

Kris Allen Calls Adam Lambert & Drake LaBry a 'Cool Combination'

Although he’s encouraged people to keep speculating about his sexuality, Adam Lambert now says, “all your questions will be answered” in an upcoming issue of Rolling Stone.

“Finally,” he said at the 11th Annual Young Hollywood Awards Sunday in Santa Monica, where he was named artist of the year. “Once and for all” he’ll speak directly about the topic.

Adam Lambert on His Sexuality: 'Keep Speculating'

Adam Lambert says role models come in a variety of different forms – even in eye makeup, fingernail polish and tight pants.

“It’s a really, really cool thing,” the American Idol runner-up says, “to be able to show people that you can be yourself, and you should be proud of yourself, and you should own who you are and what you’re about, and never make apologies for it.”

So to those who speculate about his sexuality, he has a message. “Calm down,” he says, and “keep speculating.”