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It's safe to say that American Idol's Jeremy Rosado has a crush on judge Jennifer Lopez.

"I love her ... and she smells amazing!" Rosado tells TVGuide.com. "She gave me a kiss on the cheek twice — just saying."

Although Rosado, 19, was the first of the Top 13 to get eliminated, he says that he'll forever be grateful to Lopez for not only choosing him as a wild card, but supporting him every step of the way. "It's crazy thinking I'm the one this season Jennifer Lopez was backing up," he says.

American Idol's Jeremy Rosado: "I knew that they were not going to put me through"

In the interview below, Rosado shares more about his experience on the show and plays first edition of TVGuide.com's Idol Lightning Round. Which contestant should have his own reality show and who's much taller in person? Watch to find out.