American Idol 11: Top 2 Perform

Jessica Sanchez starting off the night with Simon Fuller’s pick of Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing”. I get the feeling she’s sung this one before. Strong vocals from the petite songstress. These Whitney songs really give her a chance to show off the right way. Well song, maybe a little restrained if anything …

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American Idol 11: Top 3 Perform

Tonight they are doing judges choice, their choice and Jimmy’s choice. 3 songs each, 3 singers.

Joshua Ledet kicking off the night with judges choice, an oldie. Kinda sultry, for a dude. He starts going off into the screaming thing, doing a scat type ending. Judges give him a standing ovation. I wasn’t …

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American Idol 11: Top 4 Perform

Tonight’s theme is music that inspired them and California? Missed it was totally taking a drink (gotta warm up the vocal chords here).

Phillip Phillip leading off, showing his journey to this point. He’s rocking Creedence’s Have You Ever Seen the Rain. Good band for his growl style. Interestingly, no guitar tonight. He …

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American Idol 11: Top 5 Perform

Tonight’s theme is the 60’s and Brit Pop. Little Stevie is helping Jimmie Iovine mentor the contestants tonight.

Hollie Cavanagh is starting off the night with River Deep, Mountain High. She’s starting the song in the audience with a parade of instruments behind. It does have a mod 60’s feel I guess. This …

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American Idol 11: Top 6 Perform

It’s Queen night. Should be interesting.

Leading off the show is Jessica Sanchez doing Bohemian Rhapsody. They’re kinda recreating the video in the background with her face. Starts off good with the “mama” section. But there’s a weird cut in the middle to the rocking part which is kinda awkward for her, she’s …

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American Idol 11: Top 7 Perform- Again

Nice little American Idol tribute to Dick Clark, courtesy of Ryan Seacrest. Two songs tonight for each singer. The contestants are doing one recent song and a soul song from back in the day.

Hollie Cavanagh is leading off with Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep” It’s a pretty strong number for her, showcasing …

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American Idol 11: Top 7 Perform

Just a month away from the American Idol and tonight’s theme is hits from 2010 until today. That’s a random amount of years I guess. Akon is tonight’s celebrity mentor.

We start off by going back to Skylar Laine’s hometown in MIssissippi. She’s doing a Kelly Pickler song. Akon likes it. Skylar’s playing …

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American Idol 11: Top 8 Perform

Tonight it’s songs of the 1980’s night here on American Idol, with two members of No Doubt mentoring (Gwen Stefani and some random dude).

DeAndre Brackensick leads off the night, he misses driving apparently. He’s doing “I Like It” by El Debarge. He’s literally seated in the crowd to start off before walking …

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American Idol 11: Top 9 Perform

Tonight the American Idols will take on their idols. They’ll also be performing in trios. Stevie Nicks is here to give advice along with Jimmy Iovine.

Colton Dixon leads off the night with Everything by Lifehouse. He looks really into the song, giving the far off stare as he softly sings the lines …

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American Idol 11: Top 10 Perform

It’s Billy Joel week on America Idol and Tommy Hilfiger is giving fashion advice to start off. PDiddy is giving the musical advice along with Jimmy Iovine this week.

DeAndre Brackensick is doing Only the Good Die Young. Not sure how much Tommy’s fashion tips helped but he’s smiling like Puffy told him …

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