'American Idol' top 10 finalists revealedby jmaloni
Top 10 perform "Music of the American Idols" Wednesday, March 13
Bon Jovi and Phillip Phillips to perform on results show Thursday, March 14, on FOX
AT&T allows audience to pick 11thsinger to join "American Idol Live!" tour this summer
Thursday, in the first live results show of the season from Los Angeles, "American Idol" revealed the Top 10 finalists: including Lazaro Arbos, Janelle Arthur, Curtis Finch Jr., Candice Glover, Kree Harrison, Amber Holcomb, Paul Jolley, Angie Miller, Burnell Taylor and Devin Velez.
In addition, host Ryan Seacrest announced an exciting new opportunity for fans to choose an 11th singer to go on the "American Idol Live!" tour this summer, brought to you by AT&T. Next week, "American Idol" will hold a sing-off between the sixth-place runner-up girl and guy for that coveted spot. This season, AT&T is giving the audience brand-new ways to be involved with the show.
Next week, Wednesday, March 13 (8 p.m.), the Top 10 finalists will perform "Music of the American Idols," which includes songs performed by any past "Idol" winner.
Tune in the following night, Thursday, March 14 (8 p.m.), as America finds out who received enough votes to continue in the competition and who will be sent home. In addition, world-renowned rock group Bon Jovi will perform their lead single "Because We Can," and quadruple-platinum, Billboard chart-topper and "American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips will perform "Gone, Gone, Gone," the second single from his debut album. "Gone, Gone, Gone" also will serve as the "goodbye" song of the season and will be featured when the "Idol" finalists are eliminated each week.
The finalists will also perform their first group number, "Shine Your Way," from the motion picture soundtrack for the upcoming DreamWorks Animation comedy, "The Croods." The original track is performed by multi-platinum recording artist Owl City and artist Yuna.