The first season of American Idol premiered on June 11, and continued until September 4 The winner, Kelly Clarkson, signed with RCA Records, the label in partnership .. During the first few weeks, contestants sang one song each. American Idol is an American talent reality television series that first aired in . As of May Season-one-winner Kelly Clarkson currently holds the record for the highest-selling album sales worldwide, with more than 25 million copies, while. A combined artists have won the television series Idols, a reality singing competition The first winner of the format was Will Young of the United Kingdom in .. Winners of inaugural seasons of American Idol, Australian Idol, Canadian Idol, Deutschland sucht den Superstar, Idool, Idols (Dutch version ), Idols.
INSIDER took a look back at the past 15 winners to see what they've been After being dubbed the original American Idol in at the age of. Click through our photo gallery that highlights all of the past 'American Idol' winners, from Kelly Clarkson to the most recent. In this photo gallery, we look back at the 15 winners of "American Idol" to date Hours after Maddie Poppe won season 16 of “American Idol,” two of the the country charts with his first single in five years, “Five Minutes More.
Posted Monday, May 21, by RODNEY HO/[email protected] on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog. There have been 15 "American Idol" winners to date and after. Who won ABC's first season of American Idol: Maddie Poppe, Caleb Lee Hutchinson or Gabby Barrett?. THEN: Kelly Clarkson edged out runner-up Justin Guarini on Sept. 4, to become the very first winner of American Idol. The Texas native. Over the course of 15 seasons, 'American Idol' spawned some of the memory lane and catch up with the original run's 15 lucky winners?.