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April 7th, 2016

‘American Idol’ Finale: Judges Shocked And Dumbfounded By Trent Harmon’s Win

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OMG! The ‘American Idol’ series finale was one for the ages, and when last person standing was Trent Harmon, the judging panel was left in total disbelief. Keep reading for their priceless reactions.

Whoa!  Keith Urban, 48, Jennifer Lopez, 46, and Harry Connick Jr., 48, were totally blindsided when 25-year-old Trent Harmon‘s name was called as our final American Idol. Their shock registered all over their faces and they simply could not contain their surprise after America voted for him over La’Porsha Renae!
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April 7th, 2016

‘American Idol’: Keith Urban Reveals What He’ll Miss Most About Working With The Judges

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So sweet! Keith Urban spent his last two years working hard alongside fellow judges Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr. Now he’s revealing EXCLUSIVELY to HollywoodLife.com what he’ll miss the most about two of his favorite people in the world.

Thanks to American Idol, Keith Urban, 48, has become best buddies to Jennifer Lopez, 46, and Harry Connick Jr., 48, and unlike the panels of years past where there was tons of tension (*cough* Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj *cough*), these three stars bonded like glue. Now that the show is coming to an end, Keith shared with HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY what he’ll miss the most about his fellow judges.
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April 7th, 2016

William Hung: Infamous Contestant Makes Surprise Appearance On ‘Idol’ Finale

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The surprises just keep coming on the ‘American Idol’ finale! We were in the middle of a heartwarming original-judge reunion when out of nowhere came William Hung! The notoriously tone-deaf contestant from season three slayed the stage with a hilarious surprise performance of ‘She Bangs.’

No freakin’ way! The finale of American Idol was chock full of surprises, but we definitely didn’t expect Willian Hung to show up! The three original judges were having a touching moment when the infamously shrill contestant busted onto the stage and sang “She Bangs” with Ryan Seacrest! See for yourself, here!
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April 7th, 2016

‘American Idol’ Returning? Ryan Seacrest Says Goodbye ‘For Now’

OMG — sometimes, the end isn’t really the end! Tonight, the winner of the 15th and final season of ‘American Idol’ was crowned, but host Ryan Seacrest dropped a bombshell: there might be another season after all!

American Idol named the winner of its last season tonight, April 7, but as the credits rolled, Ryan Seacrest hinted during the goodbyes that this might not be the last time we see Idol — see what the sneaky host had to say!
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April 7th, 2016

‘American Idol’: Top 10 Moments From The Show’s Final Episode Ever

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What a great night! ‘American Idol’ came to an end after 15 memorable seasons on April 7, and the two-hour series finale is definitely one for the books. Between epic performances, amazing collaborations and, of course, a winner being crowned, look back at the episode’s Top 10 moments here!

The time has come, guys — American Idol is officially over. But the long-running Fox series went out with a major bang, and dozens of stars were on-hand to celebrate the show’s final episode. Of course, this provided some incredible, unforgettable moments in a short, two-hour time span, and we’re counting down the Top 10 here!
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April 7th, 2016

Carrie Underwood Inspires At ‘Idol’ Finale With ‘Something In The Water’

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Carrie Underwood Performing At The “American Idol’ Finale on April 7th, 2016. (Image Courtesy of FOX)

She’s baaaaack! Carrie Underwood returned to the ‘American Idol’ stage one last time for the show’s series finale and reminded us all (as if we forgot!) why she was named winner of the show in 2005. Her performance of ‘Something In THe Water’ was EVERYTHING, and of course, she looked incredible, too!

What a special night for all American Idol contestants, past and present. The final episode of the show aired on April 7, and along with dozens of other Idol alums, Carrie Underwood returned to the stage that made her famous for one last performance. She completely owned the show by singing her No. 1 hit “Something In The Water,” and we totally loved it!
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April 7th, 2016

‘American Idol’ Recap: [SPOILER] Wins The Final Season

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It finally happened: the LAST episode of ‘American Idol’ that we’ll ever see! Tonight, Trent Harmon and La’Porsha Renae went head-to-head for one final shot at the ‘Idol’ crown, plus every past winner returned to perform. See who won the 15th season!

American Idol, don’t go!! Tonight, April 7, the second and last part of the grand finale was ours for the watching, one last time. One of the Top 2 — Trent Harmon and La’Porsha Renae — earned the title of champion of the 15th and final season, and we also got to see superstars Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Jennifer Lopez perform, to name just a few. Get the details!
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April 7th, 2016

‘White Guys With Guitars’ Pay Tribute To David Bowie At ‘American Idol’ Finale

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‘American Idol’ voters sure do love white guys with guitars! Several of the show’s winners have fit this stereotype, and a group of them got together at the series finale on April 7 for an epic performance, paying tribute to the late, great David Bowie. What an incredible moment!

Six of the last NINE American Idol winners have been white guys with guitars — can you believe that?! Their styles and looks are all fairly similar, but each of these dudes is a star in his own right, and with them all together on one stage, there’s no stopping them! Well, that’s exactly what happened at the show’s final episode on April 7. The result was absolutely amazing!
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April 7th, 2016

Simon Cowell Makes Surprise Return To ‘American Idol’ For Finale With OG Judges

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They’re baaaaack. Simon, Randy and Paula returned to the stage that we fell in love with them on — well, they were in the chairs back then, but still!

Anything is possible on the finale of American Idol! Simon Cowell told everyone he couldn’t make it to the finale — but he did! First Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson came out on stage at Idol on April 8 to give Ryan Seacrest props for being the only one that lasted the entire 15 seasons — and then they gave him an actual prop: the American Idol sign. But then, out came Simon, shocking everyone!
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April 7th, 2016

‘American Idol’ Finale: Jordin Sparks Puts On Explosive Performance Of ‘No Air’

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Jordin Sparks gave an all-star performance of ‘No Air’ tonight during the ‘American Idol’ finale! The Season 6 winner showed us that she hasn’t lost her edge one bit — check it out right here!

Jordin Sparks, 26, won Season 6 of American Idol when she was just seventeen years old, and tonight, April 7, the “Double Tap” singer returned to the Idol stage to remind us why we voted for her. Read on to get all of the details about her epic performance!
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April 7th, 2016

Kelly Clarkson’s ‘American Idol’ Finale Outfit: Glowing For Performance

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Kelly Clarkson stole the show on the ‘American Idol’ finale on April 7. As the very first winner of the iconic show, it was such a special night for her and she was glowing! We loved the way Kelly looked, did you?

We got some serious flashbacks from the American Idol finale! While all three of the original judges returned — Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Paula Abdul — so did our fave winners! Kelly Clarkson, 33, and Carrie Underwood, 33, both came back and we have to say Kelly looked fabulous! She was the star of the show considering she was the very first winner! The pregnant songstress totally rocked the stage and we loved her look.
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April 7th, 2016

Jennifer Lopez Strips Down On Super Sexy ‘American Idol’ Finale Performance

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No surprise here: JLo brought her A-game to the ‘American Idol’ finale with a performance of her brand new song, ‘Ain’t Your Mama’ — plus a classic favorite.

Before the winner was announced on American Idol, Jennifer Lopez took the stage (in a pre-taped performance) to debut her brand new single — and it is one hot number! She looked adorable in a sexy maid outfit while singing “Ain’t Your Mama.” Of course, she ripped it off midway through to show off her amazing figure and an old favorite song.
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