'American Idol' crowns 15th and final winner as TV show ends

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Mississippi farm boy Trent Harmon beat out fellow Mississippi resident La'Porsha Renae to become the winner of the 15th and final "American Idol" season.

Trent Harmon (Credit: Fox TV)

"American Idol" is over. The first "American Idol" finale was in 2002, and it was a battle of the sexes, with Kelly Clarkson the victor over Justin Guarini.

Besides Clarkson, several other "Idol" contestants have become superstars, including Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia, Ruben Studdard and Jordin Sparks.

In case you missed the final moment:

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