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The Last Feud! Carrie Underwood Slams Kelly Clarkson Over 'American Idol' Finale

American Idol Finale Carrie Underwood Kelly Clarkson Feud

Apr. 8 2016, Updated 9:39 p.m. ET

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American Idol Finale Carrie Underwood Kelly Clarkson Feud

American Idol may be over forever , but the decade-long tension between original Idol Kelly Clarkson and highest-earning Idol Carrie Underwood seems like it will never end! RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned that – at last night's finale taping – the 33-year-old blonde country superstar "threw a fit" over Clarkson's performance backstage!  Click through seven epic behind the scenes photos inside the last Idol cat fight ever!

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American Idol Finale Carrie Underwood Kelly Clarkson Feud

Season four Idol winner Underwood – who is the highest earning Idol of all time with a net worth of $75 million  – belted out a duet last night with longtime Idol judge and friend, Keith Urban, 48.

American Idol Finale Carrie Underwood Kelly Clarkson Feud

But according to a production source on the hit show – which ended its 15-year-run on Fox this season – "a duet was not what Carrie wanted!"

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American Idol Finale Carrie Underwood Kelly Clarkson Feud

"Carrie caused serious drama with the final production of the show because she flipped out that she was stuck doing a duet when she has a tour and so many things to promote right now," the insider claimed.

American Idol Finale Carrie Underwood Kelly Clarkson Feud

"Carrie wanted to perform on her own, and the producers knew that," said source.

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American Idol Finale Carrie Underwood Kelly Clarkson Feud

Underwood's eight-year grudge against Clarkson, 33 – who was the first to win the singing competition show in 2002, yet has a net worth of $24 million less than Underwood – took a nasty turn last night when Clarkson was given an entire segment of the show to do a medley of her greatest hits!

American Idol Finale Carrie Underwood Kelly Clarkson Feud

"Carrie said she just felt like she should have gotten the same type of treatment that Kelly did since she is the big money-maker from the show," the source told Radar. Underwood's rep did not immediately respond to Radar's request for comment.

American Idol Finale Carrie Underwood Kelly Clarkson Feud

Do you think that Carrie Underwood had the right to be upset over Kelly Clarkson getting an entire segment? Tell us your thoughts below.

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