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Candice Glover won "American Idol" Season 12 over Kree Harrison as Psy, Jennifer Hudson, Jessie J, Adam Lambert and Aretha Franklin performed.

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Jamshid Mousavinezhad

An "American Idol" fan from season one, some of Jamshid's favorite contestants over the years include Jon Peter Lewis, George Huff, Nadia Turner, Paris Bennett, Sanjaya Malakar, Jordin Sparks, David Archuleta, David Cook, Allison Iraheta and Adam Lambert.

Angie Miller cut in shocker as Kree Harrison, Candice Glover make 'American Idol' finale

"American Idol"'s Jimmy Iovine's song choice for Angie

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Angie Miller, Candice Glover or Kree Harrison is about to be cut as "American Idol" names its two finalists. 

First person into the finale is Glover! Which is awesome; she deserves to be in, but there were some real doubts about her level of fan support. I'm assuming fan favorite -- and the front-runner for most of the season -- Miller will join her, which would also be...

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Alicia Keys brings 'Tears' to 'American Idol' as Randy Jackson announces departure

"American Idol" is cutting to its Season 12 final two tonight -- just hours after veteran judge Randy Jackson announced this is his last year.

Ryan Seacrest has some fun with this, stopping in front of Jackson's chair during his opening right after saying we'll find out tonight who's "leaving the show." He then quips, "how about a heads up?!" as Jackson laughs.

Lauren...

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Report: ‘American Idol’ to fire all four judges in massive makeover

"American Idol” season 12 features host Ryan Seacrest

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According to a new report on The Wrap, an individual with knowledge of Fox’s plans said all four judges - Mariah Carey, Randy Jackson, Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban -  and producer Nigel Lithgoe will not have their contracts renewed for season 13 of “American Idol.”

Fox feels that the show has lost its core audience, and they want it back.

Big salaries for divas will also be a thing...

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Will Kree be No. 3 on 'American Idol'?

Will Kreedom get her freedom? If six of our nine "Idol" psychics are right, it's looking like a Candice Glover-Angie Miller throwdown on next week's "American Idol" finale.

Poor Kree Harrison. Even an emotional visit to her Woodville, Texas, hometown might not be enough to save her from the last roundup tonight. In fact, the producers may have helped Kree dig her own grave...

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Kree Harrison's dress on ‘American Idol’ looks familiar

GREAT TASTE: The dress Top 3 finalist Kree

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“Somebody hasn’t had any carbs this week,” said Ryan Seacrest after Mariah Carey took to the stage and the judges’ table on "American Idol" Wednesday night wearing a scalloped, cropped white top and hip slung skirt that exposed a swathe of toned tummy. The pop star, once a spokeswoman for Jenny Craig appeared to be toned and fit. “Looking good there Mariah,” Seacrest said. She did.

Her...

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Candice Glover steals teary, wild 'American Idol' homecoming show

"American Idol's" final three from left, Angie Miller,

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It was a wild, tearful night on "American Idol" as Candice Glover pulled out a showstopper to perhaps challenge Angie Miller as the favorite to win it all, while Glover and Kree Harrison's emotional homecomings prompted some of the most memorable moments of the year from a choked-up Nicki Minaj.

Everyone sang three songs tonight — one chosen by mentor Jimmy Iovine, then...

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Candice Glover gets ovation, Angie Miller hits groove, Kree Harrison shows 'wild side' on 'American Idol'

Angie Miller's third and final song, as picked by the "American Idol" producers, is Emeli Sande's "Maybe." She's at the piano, and it's classic Angie -- driven, smooth, energetic and compelling. Not amazing but well-done.

Randy Jackson thought it was good, Mariah Carey says "I have nothing negative at all to say about the performance." Keith Urban says she's "finding...

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Kree Harrison turns emotional story into 'brilliant' performance on 'American Idol'

Kree Harrison heads home to Texas next on "American Idol." Her parents both died when she was in her teens; so it's "bittersweet" as her sister says while they visit her old house where she grew up.

Then off to a rodeo, where she rides a mechanical bull. Sings a song about staying strong at her concert, which seems to be in front of a huge crowd. 

Doing Rascal...

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Angie Miller like Miley Cyrus' long-lost twin on 'American Idol'

Angie Miller next on "American Idol," her brother is up on stage with her — apparently he's been growing out his beard since she started on the show. They show her hometown visit to Beverly, Mass.

She's so excitable all the time, is just bouncing all over the place during her visit.

Drives through Boston, they show some of the "Boston Strong" signs. Big group hug...

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Candice Glover gets an emotional tribute from Nicki Minaj on 'American Idol'

Candice Glover up first as the "American Idol" finalists sing their second song, picked by the judges. First they show her visit back to her hometown -- St. Helena, S.C. Bit rainy but hundreds show up as she visits her old workplace, rides a red moped; then starts crying as she visits her family.

"When she rolled up in a limo that did something to me," says her mom....

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