'Saturday Night's Alright' for James Durbin on 'American Idol'


He can control fire. He can jump from pianos. He has a lot of hairspray in his hair. He can scream. He wears a bandanna tail. He is James Durbin.James turned "American Idol's" Top 11 "the remix" into a rock concert on Wednesday, Mar. 30. The Durbinator took on Elton John's classic "Saturday Night's Alright (For Fighting)" and completely rocked the house, pyrotechnics included. Durbin decided to follow Steven Tyler's advice and take out the pop and go full-out rock. Durbin started off in the audience before walking down the stairs to the stage where he sang from atop a piano before it later caught on fire. Yes, it literally caught on fire. Being the pyromaniacs that we are, we loved the performance, which didn't really feel like it was part of a competition.What did the judges have to say? Tyler told James, "You brought the heat. You got a really good rock voice." He...



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