AMERICAN IDOL (2011) "Top 12 Perform" Season 10 Episode 18 – At least Idol did the right thing in offering up tonight’s iTunes-ready performances to the Red Cross for donations. If only there was a song I wanted to buy.
I think the judges were stoned when they praised this week as being better than last. My scoring (subjective as it is) there was an average of a 2-point drop with this week’s crop of song attempts. The only person who immensely improved was Lauren Alaina, and she was so bad last week the only place to go (much like J-Lo’s Farrah Fawcett-inspired hair) was up.
(Okay, Lopez’s hair also went out. Up, out, sideways… you name it, her hair was there.)
But enough foreplay. Y’all want to hear my scores and rankings. This was the typical American Idol"Do A Song From The Year You Were Born" episode. (How wrong is it that a Duran Duran song would have been too old?) So without further ado…