Believe it or not, but the original "" won the first season of the reality singing series 21 years ago!
Clarkson topped the charts with her debut single "A Moment Like This" and has gone on to release eight albums, win three and become a coach on and host of and her eponymous daytime talk show. And don't forget her , other TV appearances and her children's books. Plus, she's a busy working mother of two! This just goes to show there is no stopping this Texas native.
As the show continues to search for the next singing sensation for the 2023 edition of , let's take a look back at the audition performances of all of the winners over the last two decades.