'American Idol' finale ends with a twist

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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!

The American Idol 2018 finale also had some memorable performances including Lionel Richie and the Top 10 finalists performing his classic hit song "All Night Long" live. "But now? Now it's just ruined because it was very obviously staged with her and Caleb", one user wrote of the surprise announcement.

Monday night's "Idol" finale saw Poppe get crowned the victor after battling it out with her beau and their fellow top three finalist, Gabby Barrett. The two finalists surprised everyone when they suddenly announced that they were a couple right before Ryan Seacrest declared the victor. With the reality singing show came some very close friends that Maddie says will be lifelong buddies. I love you (heart emoticon)'.

Judge Katy Perry spun a few revolutions in her chair at the news, People reported. While the news that they would both be given a trip to Hawaii made them happy, one of them was certainly going to be less ecstatic than the other during that trip.

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Next: This is why they made a decision to hide their relationship. "And she actually happens to be my girlfriend", said Hutchinson.

Maddie adds, "I just can't even believe, you know I felt like I was kind of an underdog for a while. She's the superstar now".

During the Part I season finale Monday, host Ryan Seacrest announced that Buffalo is among the cities that will host "American Idol" auditions for the next season.

"American Idol is rigged", another remarked.

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