Phillip Phillips was crowned ’American Idol’ winner for Season 11.
+ Congrats to “American Idol” Season 11 winner Phillip Phillips. He was by and large predicted to win over runner-up Jessica Sanchez. The finale received a reported record-setting 132 million casted votes. (MTV News)
+ Speaking of “American Idol,” big ups to Adam Lambert, whose Trespassing debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. He bumped another former “Idol” contestant from the top spot — Carrie Underwood. He’s the seventh “Idol” finalist to reach No. 1 on the chart. (Billboard)
+ Justin Bieber recently graduated from high school, but since he studied on the road, he didn’t get to experience the cap-and-gown tradition. So when he stopped by “Ellen,” she provided a private graduation ceremony for him on air. (MTV News)
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