» ‘Ultimate underdog’ Kris Allen wins 'American Idol 8'
‘Ultimate underdog’ Kris Allen wins 'American Idol 8'
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(ANI): It was the “underdog" season on American Idol. After 19
weeks, the US chose clean-cut country boy Kris Allen as the
country"s singer. Allen, 23, knocked glam god Adam Lambert off his
pedestal to become the series' eighth title winner.
Although Adam was an early favorite with his huge vocals and
in-your-face style and confidence, it was never a foregone
conclusion he would win the final vote, reports The New York Daily
News. For Lambert, a wild card was his sexuality – few months ago
he was spotted kissing a man.
Also his singing and fashion style was reminiscent of gay icons
from Queen singer Freddie Mercury to k.d. Lang.
As for Allen, he often talked about his wife and his church