As the ninth season winner of American Idol, it was Lee DeWyze's big night—but Simon Cowell was all anyone wanted to talk about at the Skybar's finale afterparty.
Including Simon, of course.
"I'm dealing with emotions," Cowell told photogs of his final appearance on the show. "I gulped when I was on stage."
And even runner-up Crystal Bowersox had nothing but nice to things to say about the sometimes-caustic AI judge...