"American Idol" viewers cast a record 122 million-plus votes on Wednesday and Scotty McCreery was crowed the new American Idol for season 10 of the hit Fox show.
Lauren struggled to stay in the competition when her vocal cords went out earlier this week. She performed on Tuesday nights show and actually did a great job. But Scotty was predicted to be the clear winner all week long.
Stereotude’s big sister Hollyscoop talked to McCreery before the show, who told us: "I'm feeling great. This is the final stage of the whole journey."
Scotty and Lauren aside--It was definitely a big night for Idol. Gaga took the stage to perform “The Edge of Glory” and J.Lo shook her booty for her hubby Marc Anthony on stage.
What did you think of the Idol finale? Were you rooting for Scotty or Lauren?
Check out Hollyscoop.com for the full Idol recap.