We finally made it to the end!
So, who won the $5 MILLION recording contract???
Find out AFTER THE JUMP!!!
We KNEW she was going to win it!! She killed it throughout the entire competition!!! America got it right!!! Congratulations, gurl! You're going to have an amazing career.
Melanie beat out burrito slinger Josh, who came in 2nd place, and Chris, who came in third.
Watch Simon's protege's crowning moment AND her final song below!!
And watch her last performance in the competition HERE!
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