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!
Congratulations are in order for Trent Harmon — he beat out La’Porsha Renae to become the 15th and final winner of American Idol on April 7, and it was quite a memorable night. Only 14 other talented singers know what it feels like to have your name announced by Ryan Seacrest in that last moment, and they’ve each celebrated their victories by performing emotional coronation songs before the credits rolled.
But can you remember what each of the champions’ winning songs was called?! You probably haven’t thought about it in quite some time, huh!? Well, we’re here to put you to the test — take the quiz above and see if you can match the winner with their coronation song!
Kelly Clarkson was too pregnant to show up to the Idol finale (don’t worry, she performed a medley of hits a few weeks before and it aired during the show!), but all the other winners were there to celebrate the big night. It was quite a bittersweet evening, and we’re definitely going to miss this series SO much.
Which song from a past American Idol contestant is your favorite, HollywoodLifers!?