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Caleb Johnson Wins American Idol

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Ryan Seacrest announced Caleb Johnson as American Idol Season 13 winner. Caleb was the front winner throughout the season of the live performances. Caleb came out ready to win Tuesday night. Last week Caleb rocked out his performances with a bruised vocal chordCaleb beat out Jena Irene. The two became best friends and Caleb will be escorting Jena to prom this year.

Caleb’s album is set to release August 12, 2014 and his single “As Long As You Love Me” can be downloaded on iTunes now. Both Caleb and Jena will join other Season 13 finalist for the American Idol Tour that launches June 24. The Top 10 will perform 41 show concerts.

Ashley Rae, new media journalist, beginning her career in television in 2007 at Comcast Television. She started freelance writing in summer of 2013 for local newspapers and is a video journalist for Lareena Larue. Ashley Rae has a B.A. in Communication/Electronic Media from the University of Michigan and a M.A. in New Media Journalism from Full Sail University.