Last night, the 12 contestants singing this week sang a duet with some “American Idol” alumni. The returning stars sing duets included, Lauren Alaina, Nick Fradiani, Caleb Johnson, Scotty McCreery, Ruben Studdard, and Fantasia.
The results were in after the contestants sang solos Wednesday night.Mackenzie Bourg, Gianna Isabella, Jeneve Rose Mitchell, La’Porsha Renae, Thomas Stringfellow, Sonika Vaid and Avalon Young are all safe and have advance to the top 14.
That means that Emily Brooke, James VIII, Stephany Negrete, Jenna Renae, and Jordan Sasser were all eliminated and sent home.
Next week, the next 12 contestants will sing their solos, and will also sing duets with return “American Idol” alumni, David Cook, Chris Daughtry, Constantine Maroulis, Kellie Pickler, Haley Reinhart, and Jordin Sparks. Five more contestants will be eliminated to determine the last 7 contestants in the Top 14.
“American Idol” airs on Wednesday and Thursday night at 8pm ET on FOX.
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