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'American Idol'

American Idol (tv program)TelevisionPopular Music (genre)Ryan SeacrestSimon Cowell
'American Idol' highlights The highest-rated show of 2007 provided us with many of the year’s most memorable television moments. Among our favorites: young and awkward Ashley Ferl crying uncontrollably whenever Sanjaya hit the stage; the epic “Idol Gives Back” episode featuring Simon Cowell... Frank Micelotta / Fox / Getty Images