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American Idol's Jena: I Still Don't Have a Prom Dress!

Jena Asciutto has had quite the senior year.

Although the 17-year-old Farmington Hills, Mich., student didn't take home the title of American Idol Wednesday night, she doesn't begrudge the victory to Caleb Johnson, someone she now considers one of her best friends. "I am so happy for Caleb," she told reporters Thursday. "He deserves it all. The production team said that they haven't seen a connection like the one between me and Caleb. It helped with the stress being taken down a couple notches [during competition]."
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American Idol's Caleb Weighs In on His New Album and Not Wearing the KISS Makeup

Winning American Idol isn't the only surreal thing that happened to Caleb Johnson Wednesday night.

The singer from Asheville, N.C., also got to rock out with his idols KISS on not just one, but two songs. (Watch it here!) "It was really humbling and such an honor," he told reporters Thursday. "Literally they're icons of rock..."read more

Who Won American Idol XIII?

American Idol has named its lucky Season 13 winner.

On Wednesday's two-hour finale of the Fox reality singing competition, the finalists had the opportunity to sing with some of their biggest idols in a star-studded extravaganza. Who found their musical soul mates? And more importantly, was Wild Card pick Jena or rocker Caleb crowned the winner? Read on for our breakdown of the night's performances or skip to the bottom for the results.read more

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2014 E! News: The Voice & Dancing With the Stars Finales Episode, Appearing
2002 American Idol TV Show Series, Reality Cast Member

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American Idol Finale Recap: Who Delivered the Best Performances?

American Idol just hosted its final showdown of the season.

On Tuesday night, the Fox reality show held its final performance episode of the season, and judges Keith Urban, Harry Connick Jr. and Jennifer Lopez dressed up for the occasion. Well, Keith at least put on a blazer over his traditional t-shirt. (Check out his recent Tonight Show appearance here.)

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Will "sleeper" Jena or rock 'n' roll Viking Caleb take home the Season 13 crown?

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Who Should Win American Idol XIII? Vote!

Will American Idol Season 13 be lucky for Jena or Caleb?

The Fox reality singing show wraps up another year with a face-off between two of the season's arguably strongest performers. Their similarities end there, however. Will the student from Farmington Hills, Mich., take home the prize or will the rock band lead singer get bragging rights? TVGuide.com breaks down each finalist's chances of winning:
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American Idol Results: Who Got Cut Before the Finals?

American Idol has found its Final 2. After Ryan Seacrest elicits oohs and ahhs by showing off his new black puppy Georgia, the reality show eventually got down to business and made its final cut Thursday night. read more

American Idol: Which Singer Made Keith Urban Throw His Chair?

American Idol celebrated its 500th (!) episode Wednesday night, with tributes throughout the broadcast from past winners. But really, the visits only served as a reminder of how far the show has fallen since its Kelly Clarkson/Carrie Underwood heydays.

But that's not the only depressing aspect of tonight's show: We learn right at the start that Caleb Johnson has "no voice," after suffering from bronchitis, sinusitis, and a bruised vocal chord. Yikes.

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American Idol Results: Who Went Home?

American Idol is getting cutthroat. On Thursday, the Fox reality competition show sent home another singer after a night of breakup and make-up love songs. Who gave love a bad name? Who will head to the coveted hometown visits? Skip to the bottom for results: read more

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