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Katharine McPhee Shades 2006 'Idol' Winner Taylor Hicks in Epic Tweet

Katharine McPhee just delivered the most epic shade!

The 34-year-old actress and singer took to Twitter and posted a photo from her season of American Idol, which aired back in 2006. You may remember, Katharine came in second place that season and was the runner-up to Taylor Hicks.

To remind everyone to register to vote for the upcoming midterm elections, Katharine posted a photo of the results show back in 2006 where Taylor found out he won.

Katharine posted, “voting matters πŸ™ƒ” along with the link to register to vote. The shade!

'DWTS' Adam Rippon & 'American Idol' Maddie Poppe Celebrate Their Wins Together on 'GMA'!

Maddie Poppe and Adam Rippon share a big laugh together as they posed with their trophies outside of the Good Morning America Times Square studio on Tuesday morning (May 22) in New York City.

The 20-year-old singer was celebrating her American Idol win while the 28-year-old Olympic figure skater celebrated his Dancing with the Stars win with his partner, Jenna Johnson, who had the highest combined scores (audience vote, judges) to take the Mirrorball Trophy.

“It still hasn’t sunken in for like any of us,” Adam expressed during their joint appearance on GMA. “You’d be surprised, being America’s sweetheart doesn’t pay anything so if I do get a new nickname, I do hope it pays better than nothing.”

“I made friends on that show who are still are my best friends,” Maddie added. “I know they will be lifelong friends, and I met my boyfriend [Caleb Lee Hutchinson].”


DWTS’ champ Adam Rippon and ‘American Idol’ winner Maddie Poppe talk victories

Click inside to watch the rest of Maddie Poppe and Adam Rippon’s appearance on GMA…More Here! »

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Nick Jonas Steps Out to Craig's Restaurant After Performing at 'Idol' Finale!

Nick Jonas is grabbing some food after his cool performance on American Idol!

The 25-year-old pop superstar was spotted heading out of Craig’s Restaurant on Monday night (May 21) in West Hollywood, Calif.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Nick Jonas

Nick performed both his latest single “Anywhere” with DJ Mustard and “Jealous” during the finale on Monday night (May 21). Later in the performance, Nick was joined onstage by contestant Jurnee in front of Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie.

Nick also dropped the music video for “Anywhere” on Tuesday (May 22).

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Katy Perry & Catie Turner Unite For 'Part of Me' Performance During 'American Idol' Finale

Catie and Katy together on stage at last!

American Idol contestant Catie Turner joined judge Katy Perry for a duet during the show’s finale!

The duo hit the stage together to perform a stripped down version of Katy‘s hit song “Part of Me.”

“she taught me that all my quirks add beauty to who i am. i love u kp forever πŸ’ž,” Catie wrote on her Instagram after the performance.

Katy added, “Look at you, you’re sparkling ✨ @hashtagcatie #KatySquared #AmericanIdolFinale”

Watch the entire performance below…

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Ada Vox Performs 'Lady Marmalade' with Patti LaBelle on 'American Idol' Finale (Video)

Ada Vox hits the stage for a performance during the season finale of American Idol on Monday night (May 21) in Los Angeles.

The 24-year-old drag queen, also known as Adam Sanders, performed the classic song “Lady Marmalade” with Patti LaBelle during the show.

“Getting together for the @americanidol finale!!!!! This is going to be HUGE, y’all! Who will be watching for my performance tonight??” Ada wrote on Instagram ahead of the big show.

After the show, Ada congratulated winner Maddie Poppe, “Well deserved @maddiepoppe I’ve been telling you for weeks!!! Lol I love you; baby girl! So proud!”


Patti LaBelle & Ada Vox Perform “Lady Marmalade”
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