Abi Carter Shares Stunned Reaction After Winning “American Idol”
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Abi Carter Shares Stunned Reaction After Winning “American Idol”

Abi Carter Wins Season 22 of American Idol The newly crowned American Idol champion, Abi Carter, expressed her emotions in a heartfelt social media post after her victory. The Season 22 finale aired on Sunday, May 19, featuring the top three finalists: Carter, Will Moseley, and Jack Blocker. Blocker secured third place, with Moseley as the runner-up.

Carter fell to her knees onstage after host Ryan Seacrest announced she was the winner of the season. She covered her face in shock as the crowd cheered like wild.

Abi Carter had a stunned reaction after her win on American Idol on Sunday night

Carter first wowed the Idol judges during her audition when she sang “What Was I Made For” from the Barbie movie. The 21-year-old from Indio, California, was so impressive the judges elected to give her one of only three Platinum tickets they presented this season.

Carter continued to amaze the judges and Idol fans with covers of songs by Fleetwood Mac, Adele, Elton John, and more.

Abi Celebrates Being The First Female Idol Winner In Several Years

Carter’s win was monumental because it marked the first time a female singer had won the show in several years. She celebrated this fact and reacted to her Idol win in a post she shared on social media.

“HOW IS THIS EVEN POSSIBLE!??!?!?!?” she wrote alongside two photos of her winning moment. “I couldn’t have imagined winning #americanidol when I started this whole journey. We haven’t had a girl winner in over 4 years and to be the first after so many seasons is the greatest honor.”

Carter shared her joy after all the hard work she poured into performing over the years. She wrote:

“I’m just a girl from Indio, who used to sing on street corners, and now I’ve had the pleasure and privilege to work with some of the most talented people in the industry and be heard by millions of people. This is my dream and I know it’s just the beginning. I love you all so much.”

Cater’s followers showered her with love in the comments, writing:

“Abi girl we knew from your audition the title was YOURS. Congratulations queen!!! So beyond deserving.”

“So well deserved!”

“I knew it would be you from the first audition! Congratulations! So deserved!!”

“You deserve it girl! So so so happy you won!!! You rocked it!”

“You deserved this and I am so absolutely happy for you!!! Cannot wait for more Abi history to be made!”

Look below to see Abi Carter’s reaction to her American Idol win. Congratulations to her!



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