American Idol

Season 10 Episode 35

The Tenth Finalist Of The Season Is Sent Home

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM May 12, 2011 on ABC

Episode Recap

It's duet time as Scotty and James team up on Start 'em Bad/Startup Band.

The two guys are sitting with Ryan and James is in tears, because he went in for the kiss and got a nose in the eye. The two girls, Haley and Lauren, take on Gun Powder and Lead.

The first Idol to be named into the top three is the pride of Rossville, Georgia, Lauren Alaina.

Enrique Iglesias takes the Idol stage live to sing Dirty Dancer and I Like It.

Jordin is singing her new song I am Woman.

It's time to finish out the results, to find out who will join Lauren. Ryan shocks everyone saying that he can tell us that there are going to be two girls in the final three.

It's between James and Scotty, The last person to make the final three is Scotty McCreery.

James sings Maybe I'm Amazed to take us out.