David Cook performed "Come Back to Me" and Lady Gaga performed "Poker Face." After his performance David was presented with a plaque representing his Platinum selling self-titled debut album.
The Group Number was "Don't Stop Believin'" byJourney.
Ford Music Video from tonight was "Mixed Up" by Corbin Bleu. The screen is split in three with one Idols head at top, someone's eyes or mouth in the middle and someone's body in the bottom, and it keeps switching.
There were 36 million votes.
3. Allison Iraheta
2. Anoop Desai
1. Megan Joy
Ryan divided the contestants into 3 groups of 3. The first group was Megan, Kris and Matt. The second was Adam, Allison and Lil, and the last group was Scott, Anoop and Danny. Usually when this is done, one whole group is the Top and another is the middle and the last is the Bottom, however, this time one member from each formed the bottom 3.
For the first time the judges told the contestant being eliminated that they weren't even going to consider saving them before they sang.
Season 7 contestant Jason Castro was in the audience tonight.