Do you ever wonder what the American Idol contestants are like off-camera? We asked eliminated contestant Elise Testone and were totally shocked by what she had to say.
Elise also gets candid about what it was like being the oldest contestant in the house, and says of her fellow finalists, "I felt protective over...read more
Grasping a pink hydrangea and sporting a blue peacock feather in her hair, American Idol's latest eliminated contestant was all smiles as she greeted reporters backstage. But there was disappointment in 28-year-old Elise Testone's voice as she revealed her true feelings about the advice she received from the show's judges.
"I'd like to say that they were [helpful], but I don't really feel that way," Testone admitted. read more
Jessica Sanchez may have had the lowest number of votes on American Idol last week, but she earned the judges' save in a moment even more dramatically befuddling than last season's save of Casey Abrams.
Before Jessica could even sing a full verse of her "save me" song, the Idol judges stormed the stage. Jennifer Lopez yanked the mic from her hand and said, "This is crazy! Yes, we're using the save. You ain't going home. Go sit down; go sit down." Randy Jackson then admonished the...read more