'American Idol' winner Phillip Phillips: 'It hasn't sunk in yet'

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Phillip Phillips still hasn't fully absorbed the fact that he is the newest "American Idol" winner. Just minutes after being crowned the Season 11 champion, beating out 16-year-old Jessica Sanchez, Phillips tells reporters backstage at the Nokia Theater that he can't believe what happened."I don't really feel anything," he says. "It's amazing -- this whole situation is so unbelievable. It's so unreal, man. It hasn't sunk in yet! It's such a blessing and I am trying to comprehend it all."In fact, Phillips' mind went a little blank after Ryan Seacrest read the good news. During the performance of his coronation single, "Home," he didn't actually realize what was happening. "I wasn't thinking about anything -- I wasn't really wanting to sing or anything. I just started thinking about the journey and how far all of us have been."As catchy as the single is, Phillips says his future album won't sound too similar. "No, I don't...


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