and for the winner of this season of american idol not only does he or she join a club that among other things has produced artists like kelly clarkson and award winner like jenifer hundson. but the winner will also have the title of being the very last winner of american idol as the show begins its swan song tonight . begins its final season which means one more season of those trying out including some clunkers plus also the show will have a visits from alum galore including former judges like simon cowel as american idol begins the swan song now. one more will wear the title when all is said and done.