His appearance on the show landed him a record deal with Koch Records and he released an album soon afterwards. The last Idol winner to be a legitimate superstar was Carrie Underwood. American Idol tends to have a bit of overlap from week to week when it comes to the bottom three, so it seemed like Paul would be joining Stefano — but no, it was Pia. Archived from the original PDF on I really think it's a sobering moment that says a lot about aesthetics in our culture. Ed Namzug April 8, Cruz Hurt April 7,
It's a competition, and Pia lost at this phase because her entry was not sufficient.
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They don't need to. But after tonight I will never watch IDOL again and according to Seacrest's last comments he knows it is in jeopardy as well…. There were contestants in the first Hollywood round which was held at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, California. Archived from the original PDF on Prev Article Next Article. Pia is a super talent.