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Kris Allen Debuts New Single 'Vision of Love' (Audio)

The "American Idol" season-eight winner unveils a new pop-rock single 2 1/2 years after releasing his self-titled debut album.

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If you're a Kris Allen fan, the wait is over: the season-eight American Idol champ, who famously trumped Adam Lambert for the title, has released his latest single, "The Vision of Love," on iTunes.

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The upbeat, uptempo track, from Allen's forthcoming sophomore album, takes a title cue from Mariah Carey but holds steady to the married singer-songwriter's Christian pop-rock style of music. Allen released his debut record in 2009, spawning the hit single "Live Like We’re Dying."

Check out the "Vision of Love" audio below, and let us know your thoughts in the comments: