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American Idol: Season 11 Finale

The Results are in and a night of performances from multi-platinum recording artists is underway as 132 million votes decide the next winner of American Idol. As the the lights fade for the final time of the season, the winner of American Idol is...


Episode Info


Episode number: 11x40
Production Number: 1144A
Airdate: Wednesday May 23rd, 2012
Special Airtime: 08:00 pm
Special Runtime: 127 Minutes

Writer: Simon Fuller

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Eleven) May 25, 2012
UK (5*) May 25, 2012

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Musical Guests
Fantasia Barrino
As Herself
Recurring
Jennifer Hudson
As Herself
Recurring
Jordin Sparks
As Herself
Recurring
Neil Diamond
As Himself
Recurring
Rihanna
As Herself
Recurring
Aerosmith
As Themselves
Chaka Khan
As Herself
John Fogerty
As Himself
Reba McEntire
As Herself

Featuring
Ace Young
As Himself
Recurring
Diana DeGarmo
As Herself
Recurring
Main Cast
Ryan Seacrest
As Himself
Jennifer Lopez
As Herself
Jimmy Iovine
As Himself
Steven Tyler
As Himself

Recap

The Final results of the season are in and it is against Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips. The show begins and the Top 12 come out and sing a song. Afterward, Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez and Randy Jackson come out and take their seats. Ryan Seacrest comes out and welcomes the crowd. He says that they had 132 Million votes for the two finalists. He says that tonight is going to a night of recording artists performances. ..

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Warning: American Idol season 11 episode 40 guide may contain spoilers
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