American Idol

Season 11 Episode 24

Another Finalist Is Voted Off

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Mar 29, 2012 on ABC



  • Trivia

    • Nicki Minaj performed "Starships" and Scotty McCreery performed "Water Tower Town". After his performance, Jimmy came out to present him with the plaque for his Platinum selling album.

    • Starting with this episode Twitter hashtags appear on the screen at various points based upon what is happening at that moment, many of them repeat throughout the season. Tonight's were #idolmansion and #telljimmy.

    • The Ford Music Video was "I Wanna Rock" by Twisted Sisters. The Idols are using cars to move TVs. They set them all out and start watching them. On the TV the Idols are dressed up like 80s rock stars (very similar to Twisted Sisters) and performing.

    • Heejun resang his song from last night as his swan song.

    • There was no Group Number.

    • Ryan did not mention the number of votes.

    • Nicki Minaj joked that she wanted to be a guest judge next week, and Jennifer said she didn't think there was enough room for the two of them. Oddly enough Jennifer left at the end of this season and Nicki became a full time judge in Season 12, and fought with the only other female judge that season.

    • Ryan showed some tweets by the original artists of some of the songs sang last night. He then told DeAndre that he didn't receive a tweet but then Eric Benét came out onstage to personally share his opinion.

    • Voted Off: Heejun Han

    • Bottom 3:
      3. Skylar Laine
      2. Hollie Cavanagh
      1. Heejun Han

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