Tonight on American Idol, the remaining nine had to face the decision of the nation and as Ryan Seacrestsaid, “one of them could lose all this.” Ryan Seacrest said that 36 million votes came in last night for their favorite American Idol contestant and then announced that Lady Gaga and David Cookwould be performing tonight.
By Joel Amos, Originally posted on SheKnows: American Idol
American Idol has successful history with Utah. David Archuleta famously arrived on the pop landscape from the western state and finished second on last year’s American Idol. This year’s Utah stand out is top 13 finalist Megan JoyCorkrey. Hoping for the same make-the-finals results, Corkrey was ecstatic to speak about getting through the American Idol Wild Card show to the big time of the top 13.
After nearly 33 million votes came in last nighton American Idolthere was a double eliminationalong witha new ruleexplained to the contestants and guest singers Kanye West and Kelly Clarkson performed their chart topping new singles. Who went home and who goes on to perform for another week in the top 12? Keep reading to find out.