'Idol' Upset: Kris Allen Beats Adam Lambert

In what may go down as the biggest upset in the show's history, Kris Allen won "American Idol" tonight, beating out Adam Lambert, the season-long favorite. Host Ryan Seacrest said on tonight's finale that nearly 100 million votes were cast for the finalists. The 23-year-old Allen, a student from Conway, Ark., bested the 27-year-old Lambert, a musical theater veteran from San Diego. "Idol's" two-hour finale included performances by the Black Eyed Peas, Cyndi Lauper, Carlos Santana, Rod...Full Story
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