American Idol

Season 9 Episode 30

After The Judge's' Save Was Exercised Last Week, The Nine Finalists Again Take The Stage Live!

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Apr 13, 2010 on ABC



  • Trivia

    • At the end of the episode some of the members from the cast of Glee, as well as Adam Lambert joined on stage with the contestants.

    • Ryan's mom was in the audience. Although it didn't show him, Ryan said he danced with Season 8 contestant, Michael Sarver, but it might have been a joke.

    • After Michael found out he had the lowest amount of votes he sang "This Woman's Work" by Kate Bush which he sang Top 16 week.

    • This is a 1 hour & 28 min episode

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • Ryan talked about Idol Gives Back and joked that in the second venue the host would be Season 1 Co-Host, Brin Dunkleman. He then revealed it would be Queen Latifa.

    • The contestants went to Vegas to meet their mentor, Adam Lambert. Adam is the first former contestant to be a mentor, and has also had the shortest professional career having just started in the last year. However he has been doing broadway for many years.

    • When Ryan did the results he started by calling all the girls to the center of the stage and then revealing that they were all safe. Next he divided the guys into two groups. Group 1 was Lee, Casey and Tim, and Group 2 was Aaron, Michael and Andrew. He then revealed that Group 2 was the Bottom 3.

    • Aaron Kelly - Blue Suede Shoes
      Andrew Garcia - Hound Dog
      Casey James - Lawdy Miss Clawdy
      Crystal Bowersox - Saved
      Katie Stevens - Baby What Do You Want Me to Do
      Lee Dewyze - A Little Less Conversation
      Michael Lynche - In The Ghetto
      Siobhan Magnus - Suspicious Minds
      Tim Urban - Can't Help Falling In Love With You

  • Allusions

    • At the end of the episode Ryan said "Glee Out" which is an allusion to his famous saying "Seacrest Out" which he use to say all the time.