'American Idol': James Durbin's 'Closer to the Edge' brings him closer to the finale

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Randy Jackson really was right: The title of  "American Idol"  -- Season 10 edition -- is James Durbin's to lose at this point. Sheryl Crow sealed the  deal when she gushed, "I sang with James. I feel like I can officially retire now." High praise much?Thankfully, Durbin's season-long streak of good performances didn't come to an end on Wednesday, May 4. Durbin kicked the show off right with a high-energy performance of 30 Seconds to Mars' "Closer to the Edge."All of Durbin's performances feel more like a concert than a reality show, but "Closer to the Edge" especially felt like a rock concert, with Durbin working the stage like a pro and asking the audience to scream or sing the lyrics.What did the judges have to say about Durbin's performance?Jackson:  "Dude, I'm telling you what: James is in it to win it! He wants it!" Jennifer Lopez: "I know America's feeling it and we're feeling...


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