American Idol

Season 12 Episode 26

Top 6 Finalists Compete

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Apr 10, 2013 on FOX



  • Trivia

    • The contestants each got two numbers for the first time this season.

    • Nicki did not comment on Lazaro's first performance because she said the critiques were taking too long. In fact for his second performance all she said was "same as Keith". Due to a lack of time Randy Jackson spoke on behalf of all the Judges for Candice's last performance.


    • This episode's Twitter hashtags were: #idoltop6, #BurtAlert, #WishIWrote, #AnthonyOnIdol, #ItsIdolTime and #inittowinit.

    • Actress Sir Anthony Hopkins was in the audience tonight.

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • Each contestant performed twice. The first song was one written by either Burt Bacharach and Hal David and the second was one they wish they'd written. The songs sung tonight were:
      Angie Miller-"Anyone Who Had a Heart" by Dionne Warwick
      Amber Holcomb-"I Say a Little Prayer" by Dionne Warwick
      Lazaro Arbos-"(They Long to Be) Close to You" by Richard Chamberlain
      Kree Harrison-"What The World Needs Now Is Love" by Jackie DeShannon
      Janelle Arthur-"I'll Never Fall In Love Again" by from the Musical Promises Promises
      Candice Glover-"Don't Make Me Over" by Dionne Warwick
      Angie Miller-"Love Came Down" by Kari Jobe
      Amber Holcomb-"Love On Top" by Beyoncè 
      Lazaro Arbos-"Angels" by Robbie Williams
      Kree Harrison-"Help Me Make It Through The Night" by Kris Kristofferson
      Janelle Arthur-"The Dance" by Garth Brooks
      Candice Glover-"Lovesong" by The Cure

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