After leaving RCA Nashville in November 2011, he moved his musical direction toward adult pop/contemporary Christian music genre and made a record/publishing deal with BMG in May 2013.
"Nikki and Julianne are good friends, and she has hung out with Derek a few times through her.
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The pair made sure that their special day will have lots of personal elements to it as well -- including their first song, which they co-wrote together eight months ago, appropriately-titled "I Do." "We wrote ' I Do,' and the first listen all the way through, we’re both looking at the monitor screen, sobbing," Young recalled to Us.
"Right when we’re done, we look at each other and Diana goes, ' I think this one is…' and I said, ' I know.' It was done." PHOTOS: Idol makeovers The pair, who also wrote their own vows for the ceremony, told Us of other little details they did to make their big day memorable -- custom-made suits for the groomsmen, white cowboy boots for the bridesmaids, and not one, but two five-tier cakes from The Butter End in Santa Monica, Calif. Vanilla and Aunt Edie's Banana Chocolate Chip.
The couple organized the special day with their wedding planner, Renee Strauss.