Caleb Johnson and Jena Irene to compete for 'American Idol' crownby jmaloni
Alex Preston is eliminated
Lady Antebellum, Aloe Blacc, KISS, John Legend, Demi Lovato, Jason Mraz, Jennifer Nettles, Paramore, Phillip Phillips and Darius Rucker to perform before winner is announced on two-hour season finale Wednesday
So far this season, more than half a billion votes have been cast in support of the next "American Idol." Who will it be? Caleb Johnson or Jena Irene?
Host Ryan Seacrest announced Thursday that Alex Preston received the fewest number of votes this week and was eliminated from the competition.
Next week, someone's life will change forever as the top two finalists compete one last time from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE in downtown Los Angeles, during the "American Idol XIII" two-night finale, Tuesday, May 20 (8 p.m.). On the final show of the season, some of today's hottest artists, including Lady Antebellum, Aloe Blacc, KISS, John Legend, Demi Lovato, Jason Mraz, Jennifer Nettles, Paramore, Phillip Phillips and Darius Rucker are set to perform before the winner is announced on Wednesday, May 21 (8-10:06 p.m.).
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