Kalan Porter wins Canadian Idol 2.

Kalan Porter wins Canadian Idol 2.
18-year-old Kalan Porter won Canadian Idol 2 last night, beating Theresa Sokyrka. There were “over 32 million [votes cast], an increase of 57 per cent compared to last year,” according to the show’s recap. he signed a contract with BMG Canada, and his single “Awake in a Dream” will hit the airwaves today.

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