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American Idol, Season 10: Top 4 Results – “You screwed the pooch on this one, America. Give metal a chance!”
Last night it was time for the top four to become the top three. Who would it be? Who would get to go home to fanfare and camera crews next week, and who would just get to go home? 72MM votes decided the fate of James, Lauren, Scotty, and Hailey – the largest vote total for a top four in Idol history. It was a night packed with surprises, quite a few performances, and big disappointment for fans of one of the top four. Let’s jump right in and see what happened.
American Idol, Season 10: Top 4 Performance – “If you don’t stick your tongue down my throat, we’re through.”
So last week I was travelling and missed the shows thanks to my Slingbox. This week my power decided to go out about 30 minutes into the show and I had to catch some of the show via americanidol.com – so bear with me if I missed something exciting during one of Ryan’s intros. Oh well, such is the life of an intrepid purveyor of sarcastic and insightful opinions on American Idol.
It was an important week this week – the final stop before the top 3 (and the ensuing visits home). Ryan pointed out this was the same week that Chris Daughtry went home in his season, and reminded everyone to vote. Each contestant sang two songs – one that “inspires them”, and one from the catalog of Leiber and Stoller. So who was the guest mentor? Lady GaGa, of course. I know that’s who I think of when I think of Leiber and Stoller. How did they do? Let’s go to the big board and see…