Despite the fact that "Idol's" newly crowned champ, Kris Allen, thinks his competitor Adam Lambert should have won, we still have to give the guy some props. Not only is he incredibly kind, but the kid can sing! His ability to handle the immense amount of pressure placed on him during the home stretch was particularly impressive. He held his own against the glam rocker, and was rewarded for his valiant effort… and for that sickeningly sweet smile of his! Click through the following slideshow to see what the Arkansas native had to say about his surprise victory, his intact marriage, and his promising future.
Season 8 Winner Interview
See what Kris Allen had to say about his surprise "Idol" victory.