Darius Rucker & Caleb Lee Hutchinson Perform "Wagon Wheel" on 'American Idol'

American Idol Results 2018 Season 16 Winner Revealed at Live Finale Tonight

Of all the American Idol and celebrity collaborations during the season finale, Maddie Poppe and Kermit the Frog's performance may have surprised everyone the most. The win was made slightly bittersweet by the announcement just minutes earlier that Caleb Lee Hutchinson andPoppe were dating. And Maddie for winning American Idol!

American Idol's reboot season came to a close Monday night (May 21), with 20-year-old Maddie Poppe beating her boyfriend Caleb Lee Hutchinson for the winning title.

Darius Rucker and Lady Antebellum's co-headlining Summer Plays On Tour kicks off in July with special guest Russell Dickerson. The two-hour music-filled finale highlighted the judges' talents as we heard Lionel Richie, Luke Bryan and Katy Perry sing.

The couple said they started dating on January 21. Caleb congratulated his love, tweeting, "No one deserved it more than you, babe". 'And she actually happens to be my girlfriend'.

Afterwards, the young couple performed a duet together, singing Somewhere Over The Rainbow and What A Wonderful World. Thank you to all of America for believing in me when I didn't even believe in myself. "She's my best pal", Caleb told host, Ryan Seacrest, 43. Don't forget about me. "I mean, it was honestly, it wasn't as challenging as you might think", he told ET "When I looked over at Maddie, I was like, 'I win either way.' I really do. Once voting was over, I was like, 'Shoot, I want the world to know'". However, he also said that he just had to convince her.

'You can't just write this stuff, ' she told People.

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