'American Idol': Will the judges save someone?


As we were reminded in the beginning of "American Idol's" Top 7 performance show, during which the finalists tackled songs from the last three years, judges Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler have just two more opportunities to use their Judges' Save before the opportunity vanishes back into Nigel Lythgoe's box of ratings tricks. So, are they going to use it at all?Short answer: Yes, we think so. Ratings aren't what they used to be, so the show needs every opportunity it can to spark water cooler talking points. Plus, the level of talent this year is so deep that every single member of the Top 7 is a serious contender. (Yes, even Hollie Cavanagh, whom the judges seemed a little too harsh on after a much-improved rendition of Pink's "Perfect.")Zap2it spoke with the finalists backstage after their Top 7 performances, and they said they really think the save will be used soon. (Of...



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