Phillip Phillips was crowned the winner on "American Idol" in Los Angeles Wednesday.

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More than 132 million votes were cast for the singing competition show's Season 11 finale.

Phillips, 21, walked away with a recording contract.

He beat out fellow finalist Jessica Sanchez, 16, for the honor.

The show's judges are Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson.

Ryan Seacrest is its host.

 

 

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