From Kelly Clarkson to Carrie Underwood and beyond, see which singers have beat thousands of other contenders to win a recording contract on the Fox talent competition
Runner-up: Justin Guarini
Standout Performances: Aretha Franklin's "Natural Woman," Betty Hutton's "Stuff Like That There," and Celine Dion's "I Surrender"
Debut Single: "A Moment Like This"
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