Over the last few months we’ve watched talented singers from around the country compete to be winner of American Idol. The finale this week featured star-studded performances, including from judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan. Still, who came away with the title? That would be Maddie Poppe from Clarksville, Iowa.
We talked with the new champion on Midday to hear about her big win, what’s next for her career, and discuss her surprise relationship with this season’s runner-up Caleb Lee Hutchinson. To see a recap of the American Idol finale, click HERE for more information.