Lauren Alaina was nervous on stage as she was waiting for Ryan Seacrest’s announcement if she made it to the finale, she was a little shock upon learning that she did, because she never expected to be in the top two.
Hours before the show started, Fox sent out a release boasting that 95 million votes for a non-finale had been cast for Scotty McCreery, Lauren Alaina and Haley Reinhart.
Rocker James Durbin was a favorite to win American Idol at +180, but was given his walking papers by the fans last week. That means anything can happen with only three contestants remaining.
The homecoming week in ‘American Idol,’ is a yearly tradition where the top 3 finalists have their moments spent in their respective hometowns.
James Durbin is eliminated from “American Idol” on Thursday.
American Idol four finalists were set at two guys and two girls when Jacob Lusk was given the boot during the TV talent show.