'American Idol' Series Finale: The Last Winner Is Crowned

La'Porsha Renae and Trent Harmon are up for the champion title but only one walks home as the winner after the star-studded finale that features the return of former judges and contestants.

AceShowbiz - It's a defining moment for %cLa'Porsha Renae% and %cTrent Harmon% on "American Idol" series finale Thursday, April 7. After singing for America's vote the night before, one of them became the new and last winner of the singing competition series. And the person who walked home with the title was Trent Harmon.

Trent praised God as he's showered with confetti. "God is real," he said while embracing the runner-up La'Porsha. He held back tears as he sang his winning song "Falling." Earlier that night, the last two finalists teamed up for a rendition of %cMarvin Gaye% and %cKim Weston%'s "It Takes Two".

Idol Finale Crowning Moment

Trent Harmon Music performs his winning song, "Falling", after being crowned Season 15's American Idol.

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La'Porsha and Trent Perform "It Takes Two"

La'Porsha Renae and Trent Harmon Music prove that sometimes "It Takes Two" to make an Idol moment!

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The two-hour finale also brought back former judges, including %cKara DioGuardi%, %cPaula Abdul%, %cSimon Cowell% and %cRandy Jackson%. Kara performed %cPink%'s "Sober" with %cTamyra Gray% and %cJordin Sparks%, while Simon took the chance to apologize for their mean comments to contestants.

Idol Finale Pop Medley

Kara DioGuardi, Jordin Sparks, Tamyra Gray, Allison Iraheta, Colton Dixon, Justin Guarini, Kimberly Locke, Larry Platt, and Pia Toscano celebrate the Idol finale with a pop medley!

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"I'd like to say on behalf of us, thank you America for inviting us into your homes. Thank you to the contestants, to FOX for actually putting us on air, to you guys for actually being my best friends now, and I am going to miss you," he said to Paula and Randy.

Pregnant %cKelly Clarkson% was also back to perform "A Moment Like This" which made us feel even more nostalgic. %cCarrie Underwood% teamed up with %cKeith Urban% for a duet of "Stop Draggin' My Heart Around". %cJennifer Lopez%, meanwhile, performed her new song "Ain't Your Mama" live for the first time.

%cKellie Pickler%, %cLauren Alaina%, %cScotty McCreery%, %cSkylar Laine%, %cKree Harrison%, %cConstantine Maroulis%, %cCaleb Johnson%, %cChris Daughtry%, %cBucky Covington%, %cAce Young%, %cKatharine McPhee%, %cClay Aiken%, %cRuben Studdard% and %cJessica Sanchez% were among other musical performers in the farewell episode.

Idol Finale Rock Medley

Get ready to rock! Bo Bice, Caleb Johnson, Chris Daughtry, Constantine Maroulis, and James Durbin jam out in the Idol finale rock medley!

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Idols Past and Present Perform "One Voice"

Idols past and present come together as "One Voice" on the finale stage!

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