American Idol

Season 11 Episode 36

Another Singing Hopeful Is Eliminated

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM May 10, 2012 on FOX



  • Trivia

    • This week Ryan announced one by one who was safe. There was no official Bottom 2.

      Voted Off: Hollie Cavanagh

    • After being eliminated Hollie sang "The Climb" by Miley Cyrus.

    • This episode's Twitter hashtags were: #IdolTour, #DavidCookOnIdol and #DanceAgain.

    • The Ford Music Video was "Feeling So Good" by Jennifer Lopez. The contestants drive an electric car through a dumpy town. The girls blow on the windows of the car to fog it up and they draw pictures. Those things appear for real making the town look beautiful.

      *Again, Phillip was not in this video.
      **This is the first time ever a music video is a song by one of the Judges.

    • David Cook performed "Last Song I'll Write For You" and Jennifer Lopez performed "Dance Again". This is the third time a Judge has performed on stage, and the second time Jennifer has done it as a judge.

    • The Group Number was "California Dreamin'" by The Mamas and The Papas.

    • There were 70 million votes.

    • At the beginning of the episode (done as a prop for the Group Number) there was a red carpet rolled out and fans were on stage behind velvet ropes.

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • For the first time this Season each contestant had their recap/Jimmy's Thoughts done one by one. Also during the recap it showed the first performance then Jimmy's thoughts then the second performance and his thoughts, as suppose to talking about both songs at once.

  • Allusions

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