The fifth edition of Fox’s American Idol has determined its Top 12 finalists, with Ayla Brown, Will Makar, Gedeon McKinney, and Kinnik Sky being eliminated from the competition during the live broadcast of last weeks results show.
Gedeon McKinney was a surpise elimination last week, and the last to be eliminated on the close of the semi-finals.
Tonight, the competition on television’s hottest show heats up when the guys (Kevin Covais, Bucky Covington, Chris Daughtry, Taylor Hicks, Elliott Yamin and Ace Young) and the girls (Paris Bennett, Mandisa, Melissa McGhee, Katharine McPhee, Kellie Pickler and Lisa Tucker) compete head-to-head for the first time on Tuesday, March 14 (8:00-10:00 PM).
The theme for the performance show will be “the music of Stevie Wonder.” Tune in the following night to see who receives enough votes to stay in the competition and who is sent home on the live results show Wednesday, March 15 (9:00-9:30) PM on FOX.
So, our final twelve have been chosen and the finals will begin this week. Our finalists: