"American Idol"s' Crystal Bowersox, Lee DeWyze Land Record Deals

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    Recent "American Idol" winner Lee DeWyze and runner-up Crystal Bowersox have gotten record deals, said a source to Access Hollywood.

    Crystal Bowersox may not have won the "American Idol" title, but she's got a record deal.

    The mother-of-one, who joined the competition to help give her little son a better life, has signed to Jive Records, a source close to the singer told Access Hollywood.

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    The source also confirmed that winner Lee DeWyze has landed on RCA Records.

    Interestingly, Lee is on the same label as last season's runner-up, Adam Lambert, Season 7 winner David Cook and Season 1 winner Kelly Clarkson. Former Season 5 contender Chris Daughtry's band, Daughtry, is also on their imprint.

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    Crystal will share a label with last year's "Idol" winner, Season 8's Kris Allen, as well as Season 6 winner Jordin Sparks and Season 7 runner-up David Archuleta. Other artists on the label include Britney Spears, Ciara, Chris Brown and Usher.

    Billboard.com was first to report the news of the deals for Lee and Crystal.

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