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Michael Johns Dead: American Idol Finalist Dies At 35

Truth rating: 10

By Daniel Gates

Michael Johns Dead

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Michael Johns, an “American Idol” finalist in 2008, has died.

He was 35.

There are reports that a blood clot in his ankle led to Johns’ death, but no cause has been officially confirmed.

Johns finished in eighth place in Season 7 of “American Idol” and later released two studio albums.

Very sad.

See one of Johns’ performances from “Idol” below.



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