American Idol Top 12: After some pretty memorable performances from the boys, the Top 12 American Idol girls took the stage Wednesday. Early favorite Lauren Alaina didn't disappoint, but it was Pia Toscano who had the American Idol judges on their feet.
America Idol's Top 24 were revealed Thursday night, and early favorites such as Casey Abrams and Lauren Alaina did well. But America's 15-year-old sweetheart, Jacee Badeaux, is sent home in the final double elimination.
Chris Medina learned that he did not make the American Idol Top 24. But it was American Idol judge Jennifer Lopez who was reduced to tears after saying goodbye to the early favorite with the tragic past.
The two secret weapons of Season 10 on American Idol are not Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez, but Casey Abrams and Lauren Alaina.
American Idol's group auditions are a grueling test of character as much as talent. But the 15 and 16-year-olds, including Jaycee Badeaux, prove that they have staying power.
American Idol early favorites – Chris Medina, Lauren Alaina, and Casey Abrams – made it a step closer to becoming Season 10's American Idol.
For American Idol, Los Angeles was a breeding ground of bizarre auditions, including the performance by Matt Frankel. Thankfully a few contestants, such as the Guitierrez brothers, saved LA's reputation as a city of artists.
While Matt Dillard and Jackie Wilson impressed, Lauren Alaina's amazing vocals left the judges in awe. With just four episodes under their belt, has American Idol already found this season's winner?