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Maddie Poppe Helps Announce First 'American Idol' 2019 Contestant!

Maddie Poppe Helps Announce First 'American Idol' 2019 Contestant!

Maddie Poppe stopped by Good Morning America for a very special reason!

The 20-year-old American Idol winner appeared on the show on Friday morning (November 16) in New York City.

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During the program, Maddie helped announce the first contestant of the upcoming season of American Idol!

Meghan Woods was chosen by America after they saw her and two other aspiring singers perform on Dancing With The Stars the night before. Fans submitted their votes and now Meghan is heading straight to Hollywood when the show kicks off!

Congratulations Meghan!

Check out the entire video below…

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American Idol's Caleb Lee Hutchinson & Scotty McCreery Suit Up for CMA Awards 2018!

American Idol's Caleb Lee Hutchinson & Scotty McCreery Suit Up for CMA Awards 2018!

Caleb Lee Hutchinson flashes a grin at the 2018 CMA Awards!

The singer and second-place winner on the latest season of American Idol stepped out for the the event held at the Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday (November 14) in Nashville, Tenn.

He was joined by Scotty McCreery, who won the 10th season of American Idol, as well as Kellie Pickler, a contestant on the fifth season of the series, who wowed in a one-shoulder yellow gown.

Also in attendance was Kellie‘s Pickler & Ben talk show co-host, Ben Aaron, and Scotty‘s wife, Gabi Dugal.

If you didn’t know, Caleb is dating American Idol season 16 winner, Maddie Poppe!

Watch Caleb‘s cute Instagram video inviting his mom to the show below.

FYI: Kellie is wearing Anne Barge.

10+ pictures inside of Caleb Lee Hutchinson and more at the CMAs… More Here! »

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Nick Jonas Grabs Some Food After Performing at 'American Idol' Finale!

Nick Jonas Grabs Some Food After Performing at 'American Idol' Finale!

Nick Jonas worked up an appetite after performing!

The 25-year-old pop singer was spotted heading out of Craig’s Restaurant on Monday night (May 21) in West Hollywood, Calif.

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Nick hit the Idol stage to perform both his newest single “Anywhere” with DJ Mustard and “Jealous” during the finale on Monday night (May 21).Later in the performance, Nick was joined onstage by contestant Jurnee in front of Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie.

Nick also dropped the music video for “Anywhere” on Tuesday (May 22).

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Maddie Poppe Drops New Single 'Going Going Gone' Just Before Winning 'American Idol'!

Maddie Poppe Drops New Single 'Going Going Gone' Just Before Winning 'American Idol'!

Congrats is in order for Maddie Poppe – she just won American Idol last night (May 21)!

“I don’t have many words to say I just, I feel so overwhelmed,” the 20-year-old singer shared afterwards.

Maddie adds, “I just can’t even believe, you know I felt like I was kind of an underdog for a while. I really did because my music is not mainstream, and so to know that I pulled this off just doing what I love and I didn’t have to change myself is pretty incredible.”

“The thing is I remember a year ago I was playing in a coffee shop for six people, and I just, I wanted to give up,” she recalled. “I didn’t see this going anywhere and I was afraid, and just to know a year later if I could go back and tell myself, you’re the winner of ‘American Idol,’ I wouldn’t believe it.”

Just a few days ahead of her win, Maddie dropped her debut single, “Going Going Gone” that you can listen to below and download it now on all digital retailers!


Maddie Poppe – Going Going Gone (Audio Only)
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Nick Jonas Performs 'Jealous' With 'American Idol' Contestant Jurnee - Watch Now!

Nick Jonas Performs 'Jealous' With 'American Idol' Contestant Jurnee - Watch Now!

Nick Jonas just gave two amazing performances during the American Idol finale!

The 25-year-old entertainer first took to the stage to perform him new single “Anywhere” alongside Mustard collab.

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In addition to the new single, Nick was joined on stage by contestant Jurnee to sing his song “Jealous.”

This isn’t the first time Nick was on Idol this season either! Nick served as a mentor to the contestants earlier in the competition.

Check out the entire performance below…

FYI: Nick is wearing a Bottega Veneta top, jacket, and trousers.