April 08, 2008 01:01 AM by Joe Reality
American Idol viewers can look forward to three episodes of American Idol this week. Last week, Ramiele Malubay was eliminated from the competition. This week, the eight remaining finalists will perform. On Tuesday, April 8 from 8 PM to 9 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed, Brooke White, Carly Smithson, David Archuleta, David Cook, Jason Castro, Kristy Lee Cook, Michael Johns, and Syesha Mercado will perform inspirational songs.
On Wednesday, April 9 from 7:30 PM to 10 PM ET/PT, there will be a special episode of American Idol called Idol Gives Back. During this episode, no one will get kicked off the show. Instead, Idol Gives Back will be a musical celebration to raise money and awareness for U.S. and international charities. Numerous celebrities are scheduled to participate, including Bono, Brad Pitt, Reese Witherspoon, Miley Cyrus, Eli Manning, Peyton Manning, Mariah Carey, Robin Williams, Celine Dion, Forest Whitaker, Billy Crystal, Dane Cook, Kiefer Sutherland, Fergie, Chris Daughtry, Carrie Underwood, Annie Lennox, John Legend, Snoop Dogg, Maroon 5, Heart, Gloria Estefan, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Jennifer Connolly, Elliott Yamin, Fantasia and Amy Adams.
On Thursday, April 10 from 8 PM to 9 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed, American Idol will hold the results show for the top eight finalists, and one more finalist will be eliminated from the competition. American Idol 6 winner Jordin Sparks and recording artist Chris Brown will also perform “No Air.”
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