Alexis Grace gets a goodbye hug from Michael Sarver as she exits the American Idol stage for the final time.
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Anoop Desai turned in a surprising country performance last night on American Idol. He's totally safe after this one.
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Lil Rounds has been a fan favorite throughout the eighth season of American Idol. The singer has serious talent.
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Adam Lambert performs "Black and White" during the first night of American Idol finals. He wowed judges and viewers.
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American Idol named 13 finalists for the first time in show history. One of these contestants will be named winner of season eight.
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Way to go, Kris Allen and Megan Corkrey! These two singers have advanced to the American Idol finals.
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Lil Rounds performs on American Idol and brings the crowd to its feet. This is a typical response any time she takes the stage.
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Congratulations, Kris Allen, Allison Iraheta and Adam Lambert. You are American Idol finalists on season eight of the show.
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