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Here's What The "American Idol" Winners Looked Like When They Won Vs. What They Look Like Now

American Idol first debuted in 2002.

Season 1, 2002: Kelly Clarkson

Season 2, 2003: Ruben Studdard

Season 3, 2004: Fantasia Barrino

Season 4, 2005: Carrie Underwood

Season 5, 2006: Taylor Hicks

Season 6, 2007: Jordin Sparks

Season 7, 2008: David Cook

Season 8, 2009: Kris Allen

Season 9, 2010: Lee DeWyze

Season 10, 2011: Scotty McCreery

Season 11, 2012: Phillip Phillips

Season 12, 2013: Candice Glover

Season 13, 2014: Caleb Johnson

Season 14, 2015: Nick Fradiani

Season 15, 2016: Trent Harmon

Season 16, 2018: Maddie Poppe