10) It's an uphill climb for Alexandrea Lushington and Jason Yeager, who currently rank No. 10 among the gals and guys, respectively.
2 of 10 Frank Miccelotta/Fox
9) Sixteen-year-old wonder Alaina Whitaker and "generic hot guy" Luke Menard need to start showing something more.
3 of 10 Frank Miccelotta/Fox
8) Can Kady Malloy, a somewhat anonymous blonde, and David Hernandez (nice pipes, but stiff performances) rise above No. 8 next week
4 of 10 Frank Miccelotta/Fox
7) "Rocker nurse" Amanda Overmyer and the charming but cocky Chikezie have some baggage to unload before gaining greater followings.
5 of 10 Frank Miccelotta/Fox
6) Carly Smithson certainly has the moves, and David Cook stands out as a rocker boy. So why aren't they rating better
6 of 10 Frank Miccelotta/Fox
5) More edge from Brooke White and less attitude from Danny "snap-snap" Noriega could help them stand out.
7 of 10 Frank Miccelotta/Fox
4) She's got soul, he's got sweetness. But is that enough to keep Asia'h Epperson and David Archuleta near the top
8 of 10 Frank Miccelotta/Fox
3) Upbeat Syesha Mercado and Robbie Carrico (likened by Simon to a certain lad named Timberlake) have good momentum working for them.
9 of 10 Frank Miccelotta/Fox
2) Minus the flu, Kristy Lee Cook could make a run for No. 1 female next week. Likewise, Jason Castro's complete package could push him to the top.
10 of 10 Frank Miccelotta/Fox
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