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April 8th, 2016

Jennifer Lopez Swaps Glam Gown For Casual Jeans: See Her ‘American Idol’ Style Swap

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Jennifer Lopez might have looked beyond gorgeous for the ‘American Idol’ finale, but it wasn’t long before she left her glam get-up behind for a more functional jet-setting look. From done up to dressed down in no time! Which look do you like better on JLo?

Jennifer Lopez, 46, made a grand entrance for the American Idol finale as the judge stepped out in a sparkling gold dress which featured a dramatic, high-low hemline and a train — and she looked beautiful! JLo selected a sparkling Elie Madi gown which featured a thigh-grazing hemline, putting her toned legs on full display, for the special evening. The long-sleeved ensemble was a glam choice for the last show ever and it worked so well with her strappy Christian Louboutin pumps — and it wasn’t the only outfit we saw on the star! Click here to read more

April 8th, 2016

Can You Match The ‘American Idol’ Champ To Their Winning Song? QUIZ

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It happened — ‘American Idol’ officially came to an end and named its 15th and final winner on April 7. But are you a total expert on the show…or a major amateur? Take the quiz and see how well you know the winning songs performed by the champs in each year’s finale here!

Does anything evoke more feels than watching a young singer’s dreams come true on national television? For 15 years, we’ve gotten to see just that on American Idol, and after each winner’s crowning moment, they’ve performed a coronation song to officially transition from contestant to true artist. But do you remember who sang each winning song? Take our quiz right here and test your knowledge!
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April 8th, 2016

Jennifer Hudson’s Gorgeous Purple Lip On ‘American Idol’ Finale

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Jennifer Hudson rocked the ‘American Idol’ finale on April 7, slaying in a white dress with purple lipstick. Get her beauty look below!

Jennifer Hudson, 34, looked amazing as she returned to the American Idol stage for the show’s series finale in Hollywood on April 7. Copy her makeup right here!
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April 8th, 2016

Trent Harmon Thrilled By La’Porsha’s Record Deal: I’ll Get To Work With ‘My Best Friend’

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Trent Harmon is completely ecstatic that he won ‘American Idol’ but he’s just as happy for another chance to sing along with second place winner, La’Porsha Renae. She also scored a recording deal and Trent can’t wait to ‘go to work’ with his ‘Idol’ bestie!

While La’Porsha Renae, 22, didn’t win the last season of American Idol, she walked away with a record contract, anyway. This has the actual winner, Trent Harmon, 25, feeling…excited! Trent says he can’t wait for more chances to sing along with the woman he calls his best friend!
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April 8th, 2016

Carrie Underwood’s ‘American Idol’ Outfits: Sizzles In 3 Sexy Looks

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Carrie Underwood’s ‘American Idol’ finale dresses were totally on point, as the hot mama, (and former ‘Idol’ winner!), rocked not one but two sexy, sheer gowns — and we loved them both! Which get-up did you love?

Carrie Underwood, 33, recently underwent an edgy, glam makeover — and we’re all about it! Not only did she leave her signature curls behind in favor of a sleek and straight bob, but she also embraced sexier, more daring dresses. She continued to show off her sultry new style as she stepped out for the grand American Idol finale. The country crooner stepped out to bid farewell to the show, which proved to be quite emotional — especially because that’s where she got her start! She arrived at the Dolby Theater on April 7 in Hollywood in a stunning sheer gown by Yanina Couture, which featured a plunging neckline — and that wasn’t the only amazing look she showed off! Click here to read more

April 8th, 2016

La’Porsha Renae Should Have Won The Final Season Of ‘American Idol’

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Hasta la vista, ‘American Idol!’ Trent Harmon won the 15th and final season and I’m happy for him, but it should have been La’Porsha Renae. Here’s why!

Oh, Trent Harmon. I love him, I really do, but I wanted La’Porsha Renae to win. When Ryan Seacrest announced the results on American Idol last night, April 7, after an epic three-night finale and nationwide vote, I wasn’t the only one who was shocked that it was Trent.
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April 8th, 2016

Trent Harmon: Why I Fell Down After Winning ‘American Idol’ — Interview

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‘American Idol’ was definitely an emotional rollercoaster. Not only did it feature an insane amount of alum, it also crowned the person that could be the last winner ever. So, it’s no surprise he collapsed to the floor after the announcement!

Trent Harmon, 25, had to really focus on breathing after the American Idol finale! When Ryan Seacrest announced his amazing victory over La’Porsha Renae, 22, he fell to the ground in happiness — and he told us what exactly was going through his mind at that moment.
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April 8th, 2016

Mariah Carey Skips ‘American Idol’ Finale: Shading Jennifer Lopez?

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Notice anyone missing at the ‘American Idol’ finale last night? Longtime fans of the show might’ve realized that there was only ONE former judge who didn’t make an appearance in the series’ last episode..and she just so happens to have a longtime feud with current judge, Jennifer Lopez. Lookin’ at you, Mariah Carey!

In the two hour, six minute American Idol finale broadcast, Mariah Carey didn’t even make a one second appearance. Every other person who has served as a host on the show at least filmed a quick farewell note, but Mimi didn’t even make that effort! Could she have been throwin’ shade at her longtime nemesis and current judge, Jennifer Lopez!?
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April 8th, 2016

La’Porsha Renae: Did She Feel Like ‘Slacking Off’ Is Why She Didn’t Win?

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The final ‘American Idol’ winner has been crowned and — spoiler alert — it isn’t La’Porsha Renae! After she was criticized for ‘slacking’ in her performances, La’Porsha EXCLUSIVELY tells HollywoodLife.com if she feels like she dropped the ball and didn’t deserve to win!

American Idol is over and while Trent Harmon, 25, basks in his amazing victory, La’Porsha Renae, 22, is left to wonder what might have been. While some will say La’Porsha didn’t put her “best foot forward,” she EXCLUSIVELY tells HollywoodLife.com why she thinks she came in second place.
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April 8th, 2016

Kelly Clarkson’s Daughter Waves Goodbye To ‘American Idol’ In Cutest Video Ever

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Although Kelly Clarkson couldn’t attend the epic ‘American Idol’ finale in person, she did the next best thing! Taking to Twitter, the original ‘Idol’ winner shared the most adorable video ever starring her precious 1-year-old daughter, River. And seriously, this sweet clip will MAKE your day!

American Idol received one heck of a goodbye party on April 7 as the hit show aired its last episode. With epic performances from the likes of Carrie Underwood, 33, Jennifer Lopez, 46, and Keith Urban, 48, the series finale was in no short supply of star power. But the most memorable clip of the evening belonged to Kelly Clarkson‘s, 33, baby daughter River Rose Blackstock, 1. As the tot waved goodbye to the iconic show, she just completely melted our hearts!
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April 8th, 2016

‘American Idol’ Winner Trent Harmon: I’d Like To Be The Country Justin Timberlake

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Do we have the next Justin Timberlake on our hands? We spoke exclusively with ‘American Idol’ winner, Trent Harmon right after his big moment — and said he’s very ‘okay’ with becoming the next JT!

Scott Borchetta, the founder of Big Machine Music — and the man who discovered Taylor Swift, is ready to make Trent Harmon an even bigger star. He said after the American Idol finale that he wants to make him “the country Justin Timberlake” — so what did Trent tell HollywoodLife.com exclusively about about that?
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April 8th, 2016

Carrie Underwood & Keith Urban’s Epic ‘American Idol’ Finale Duet — Watch

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What a pairing! Keith Urban surprised the ‘American Idol’ crowd by bringing out a very special guest during his finale performance on April 7 — fellow country star and Season 4 winner Carrie Underwood! The stars sang an incredible duet and you can watch it over and over again right here.

Carrie Underwood33, knows how much she owes American Idol for her fame, so during the show’s series finale on April 7 she took the stage to sing not once…but twice! Besides her own solo performance, Carrie also joined Keith Urban for a duet we’ll never forget — check it out here.
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