April 29, 2008 01:04 AM by Joe Reality
The top 5 American Idol finalists will take the stage on Tuesday, April 29 from 8 PM to 9 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed on FOX. Brooke White, David Archuleta, David Cook, Jason Castro and Syesha Mercado will be performing the music of Neil Diamond. For the record, Carly Smithson had planned to perform “Sweet Caroline” if she had made it through to this week.
The American Idol results show will air on Wednesday, April 30 from 9 PM to 10 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed on FOX. In addition to another American Idol finalist being eliminated from the show, Neil Diamond will give a live performance of “Amazing Grace.” In his very successful career, Neil Diamond has sold more than 125 million records worldwide. He has had fifteen Top Ten albums and thirty-seven Top Ten singles. Neil Diamond’s new album “Home Before Dark” is set to be released by Columbia Records on May 6.
In addition, Natasha Bedingfield will perform her song “Pocket Full of Sunshine.” She has sold over 6 million units worldwide, and she is one of the U.K’s biggest female pop stars. Natasha Bedingfield’s debut album was “Single, and her second album was “Unwritten.”
Photo Credit: Michael Becker/FOX