American 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," beating out Adam Lambert, the season-long favorite. Host Ryan Seacrest said on Wednesday night'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. It seemed even Allen couldn't believe the outcome. Breathlessly taking the mic after Secrest announced he won,...Full Story
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