If you saw Carrie Underwood perform "Something In The Water" on the American Idol finale, you know why she's among the top two or three stars the show has ever produced.
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American Idol broke it down for this finale performance. Watch Amber, Carly, Casey, Clay, Jessica, Katherine and Ruben perform without the help of any instruments.
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Trent Harmon was crowned the winner of American Idol Season 15. See him react to the news here.
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William Hung just had to "Bang" out his memorable Ricky Martin cover one more time. Check out his return here to American Idol.
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President Barack Obama made a video appearance on the American Idol series finale. Yes, THAT President Barack Obama!
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Jennifer Lopez can do more than just judge. Watch her sing on the American Idol finale in this fun video.
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Rest in peace, David Bowie. American Idol paid tribute to the late, iconic singer at this point in the finale.
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Soul Patrol! Look at all the American Idol alums who returned for this soulful performance on the finale.
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Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia Barrino and LaToya London belt out a version of "Bridge Over Troubled Water" in this clip from the American Idol finale.
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Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban! On one stage! Check out their performance on the American Idol finale.
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Kara DioGuardi, Tamyra Gray and Jordin Sparks all returned to the American Idol stage to sing a medley of pop hits on the series finale.
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Trent Harmon must be the favorite to win American Idol after his latest performance. Watch him belt out "When a Man Loves a Woman" now.
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American Idol Quotes

Brooke White's tears come from the authentic, good soul that she is. Her heart was breaking because she was overwhelmed with the experience she had with the show and the gift that it brought.

Paula Abdul [after Brooke White was eliminated on season seven]

I read some of this online this morning and just for the record, the rumors — they’re not true. She’s part of our family and we love her.

Ryan Seacrest [on rumor of Paula Abdul being drunk on the show]