'American Idol' Top 10 Results: Who Went Home?

By Jill Slattery on
(Fox) And then there were nine.After Wednesday night's (mostly) show-stopping performances, American Idol made its first truly shocking elimination of the season — and Nicki Minaj was not happy about.Church singer Curtis Finch Jr. received the lowest number of votes, surprising because he had been deemed an early favorite by the judges. Minaj was so shocked when she learned the news that she walked away from the judges' table, mouthing, “I’m done.” She took her seat again to watch Finch...Read Full Story

Ranking the 'American Idol' Top 10

By Jill Slattery on
(Fox)It's time for American Idol to finally get down to business!After weeks of auditions, Hollywood Week shenanigans, amazing (and not so amazing) performances, Idol hits the big time tonight with its live Top 10 performance episode. So which of the finalists look like they're in it to win it? And who looks destined for a tearful early exit? Check out our rankings for Season 12's Top 10, then hit the comments below with your thoughts. Do you agree? Disagree and think we're total idiots for...Read Full Story

POLL: Who Do You Think Will Win 'American Idol'?

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(Bauer Griffin)American has spoken!The Top 10 finalists for Season 12 were announced last night during American Idol's brutal elimination episode. There weren't very many surprises in the Top 10, with most of the early judges' favorites advancing. They're all talented and hungry for the Season 12 crown, but only one lucky singer can follow in the footsteps of Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, and Phillip Phillips. So let's get our our American Idol crystal balls and make some predictions...Read Full Story