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Kris Allen was born on June 21, 1985 in Jacksonville, Arkansas, USA as Kristopher Neil Allen. He is best known as the winner for the eighth season of American Idol. In 2007, he released a album titled Brand New Shoes. He has been married to Katy O'Connell since September 26, 2008. They have two children. See full bio »

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Hard Rock Cafe Presents
American Idol
American Idol Himself / Himself - Musical Guest / Himself - Season 8 Winner / Performer
Disney Parks Christmas Parade Special
2009 American Music Awards
2009 American Music Awards Himself - Presenter


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  American Idol (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 2009 - 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Top 7 Redux (2012) ... (performer: "The Vision of Love") / (writer: "The Vision of Love")
- Finale (2009) ... (performer: "So What", "Kiss A Girl", "Do Ya Think I'm Sexy"?, "We Are The Champions", "No Boundraries")
- The Top Three Finalists Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Heartless" - uncredited)
- Live Results Show: Two Contestants Eliminated (2009) ... (performer: "Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground)")
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- New York (2011) ... (writer: "Still Got Tonight" - uncredited)
 2010 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Kill or Be Killed (2010) ... (performer: "I Need To Know" - uncredited)
 2009 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #17.60 (2009) ... (performer: "Live Like We're Dying" - uncredited)
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Two of Eight Voted Off (2009) ... (performer: "Live Like We're Dying")
- Top Eight Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Heartless" - uncredited)
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5' 6" (1.68 m)

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Self-released an album in 2006, entitled "Brand New Shoes". See more »


Soulful vocals and guitar playing

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