The pictures shown after a performance that reminds the audience of the contestants number were a bit different, with the picture shown after first round performances being with Randy, the ones shown after round two performances being special designs of number, and the ones shown after the round three performances being from trip Hometown Hero trip.
Caleb was very sick during this episode, almost completely losing his voice before the show. They had to bring a doctor on stage to give the okay for him to perform.
Drummer Travis Barker was in the audience tonight.
The Chainsmokers performed their song "#Selfie" while everyone danced around taking Selfies and the audience at home were encouraged to take Selfies and send them in. These were shown going into commercial breaks.
This episode's Twitter hashtags were: #IdolLive, #IdolSelfie and #TheNextIdol.
After being eliminated Jessica sang her original song "Blue-Eyed Lie".
The Ford Journey video was the contestants talking about what they missed most about home, and then another contestant helping them live out that thing they missed most.
This episode's Twitter hashtags were: #IdolLive, #FordIdolJourney, #MyIdolJena, #MyIdolCaleb and #MyIdolAlex.
There were no Special Performances tonight.
There was no Group Number.
Ryan did not mention the number of votes.
In the second round only Jena and Alex switched the order they performed from the first round, and in the third round all the contestants performed in the same order as the second.
When coming back from the commercial break after Caleb's third performance, while the theme and logo were still being shown the word "Maybe" from Caleb's song could be heard, but then it stopped, and the clip was shown properly after.
Caleb's third performance was critiqued after the commercial break.
There were no video clips before any of the 2nd performances.
There were no photos of the contestants with their number after their 2nd performances.
The hashtag for the Makeup songs actually appeared on screen during the Dedications round.
One of the Selfie pictures taken, was shown twice.
Each contestant posed next to a silhouette cardboard cut out, and like last week people could stand next to the screen and take Selfies, and send them in.
Singer Carole Bayer Sager was in the audience tonight.