'American Idol's' Erika Van Pelt knew she was going home: 'I never had my moment'


Erika Van Pelt had a feeling Top 10 week would be the end of her "American Idol" journey, even after her drastic "America's Next Top Model"-style hair makeover. "I knew I was going to be in the bottom. I would've had to have a super, super standout, crazy, over the top performance to [advance another week]," she tells Zap2it after her elimination. "I never had my moment!"Realistically, Van Pelt (affectionately known as EVP) felt her time had come. "I knew in my gut that if it were Heejun and I in the bottom two that it would be me to go home, just because of what has happened in the show thus far. It's not me being cynical -- I was just sort of being realistic about it. I've been in the bottom for four weeks in a row. America never voted me into the top anything. I got saved once by Randy in the...



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