Drumroll please…. the American Idol season 8 winner is: Kris Allen!!!

His single, "No Boundaries" will be released this week.

Idol finalist Alexis Grace said on the red carpet after the show, "[Kris] did look dumbfounded. He was definitely shocked. He thought Adam was going to win!" And Scott MacIntyre said, "I'm very happy for Kris. He's a great, great guy!"

Congratulations to Kris Allen!

Kris Allen's official American Idol portrait.

Kris Allen jammed with Keith Urban on the final results show.

Kris Allen was shocked to hear he won American Idol.

The newly-crowned American Idol sings "No Boundaries."

Right after the results were announced, Kris Allen posed with American Idol creator and executive producer Simon Fuller backstage.

Photos: Courtesy of Fox

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