Gotta say, we did not expect that.
American Idol devoted the first half of last night 's two-hour spectacle to the music of Queen, and that was not great news going in to the evening. Dated, glammy arena rockers just felt like a terrible match for the remaining wannabes. Turns out, feelings aren't facts — most of the performers sounded amazing.
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...
When American Idol announced that designer Tommy Hilfiger was joining the show as the in-house stylist to the contestants, it seemed like a major makeover episode was in store. But as Wednesday night's performances rolled on, the dramatic reveals were few ...