President Obama Opens 'American Idol' Finale, Urges Americans to Vote

President Obama made an appearance on the series finale of American Idol, imploring the people to register to vote.

"Not all of us can sing like Kelly Clarkson, but all of our voices matter," he said.

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He added that Idol's legacy includes the audience who voted. "You participated in [Idol's] success. The same is true of America," he said.

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"So go to and register," Obama added.

Watch his address above.

Idol ends its 15 season run tonight (April 7).


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