'The X Factor' eliminations recap: Top 12 revealed on first live results show

"The X Factor" got down to business on Season 2's first live elimination show. Each mentor was forced to pit two of their acts in a "sing-off" and then pick which one would get the boot. It was a swift and efficient way to send four acts home and reduce the Top 16 to a more manageable Top 12. And the eliminations weren't entirely predictable...Demi Lovato and the Young AdultsLovato went first and sent Jennel Garcia and Paige Thomas directly to the top 12, which left country crooner Willie Jones and pop wannabe CeCe Frey in the sing-off. Frey took on Irene Cara's "Out Here On My Own" (from "Fame") and knocked it out of the park. We know she can sing, but the Ke$ha-esque routine she did during the Top 16 performances didn't really show that. Tonight was a totally different story. There wasn't much Jones could do to compete, but he tried Ray...



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