American Idol (March 30 & 31) - The Top 11 (Dust Yourself Off And Try Again)

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by PeterG, Mar 30, 2010.

Who Made You Feel Like A Natural Woman Tonight? (Vote For Everybody You Liked)

  1. Aaron Kelly

    5 vote(s)
    7.7%
  2. Andrew Garcia

    14 vote(s)
    21.5%
  3. Casey James

    24 vote(s)
    36.9%
  4. Crystal Bowersox

    50 vote(s)
    76.9%
  5. Didi Benami

    5 vote(s)
    7.7%
  6. Katie Stevens

    1 vote(s)
    1.5%
  7. Lee DeWyze

    35 vote(s)
    53.8%
  8. Michael Lynche

    20 vote(s)
    30.8%
  9. Siobhan Magnus

    3 vote(s)
    4.6%
  10. Tim Urban

    5 vote(s)
    7.7%
  11. Everyone Was Good Tonight!

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  12. BLECH! Everybody Would Have Been Better Off Heard Through A Grapevine!!

    1 vote(s)
    1.5%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. PeterG

    PeterG Hanyuflated

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    Random news:

    For tonight’s Motown theme, the contestants have a list of 122 songs to pick from:

    http://www.votefortheworst.com/story/655920/the-top-10-have-a-list-of-rb-songs-to-pick-from



    Alex Lambert news (fans want him on new reality TV show about unsigned artists):

    http://mjsbigblog.com/idol-headlines-for-032910-the-evening-edition.htm




    And the best news this week: a new single from Michael Sarver!!! (Finally! What we have ALL been waiting for...) :cheer2: :cheer:

    http://mjsbigblog.com/idol-headlines-for-03282010.htm
     
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  2. Tesla

    Tesla Whippet Good

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    Uh, it's the top 10. ;)
     
  3. Kruss

    Kruss Not Auto-Tuned

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  4. uyeahu

    uyeahu Agitator. Sharpie lover (figuratively speaking).

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    Would it be bad form to go ahead and vote for my favorites now? :p
     
  5. PeterG

    PeterG Hanyuflated

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    I ***swear*** that I corrected that before I clicked on "Submit Reply"!!! :lol:

    Yes, because you would not be answering the poll question correctly. :p
     
  6. BigB08822

    BigB08822 Well-Known Member

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    Is it a Motown theme? I thought it was a more general R&B theme.
     
  7. jenny12

    jenny12 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, I think it's general R&B. I hope somebody picks Aaliyah. Even though I didn't think she had a great voice, I liked a lot of her songs. "Try Again" would be good and I don't think it has been done on the show.
     
  8. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Pink Bitch

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    I forgot it was R&B night. I may have to run to Borders for a bit. If I can get off this couch....
     
  9. rfisher

    rfisher Satisfied skating fan

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    Didn't you buy everything last week with the 30% educator's discount? I got 8 books.
     
  10. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Pink Bitch

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    I got seven. :shuffle: But I have a struggling student who I think would enjoy The Hunger Games, and all library copies are out.
     
  11. my little pony

    my little pony snarking for AZE

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    how was the sequel?
     
  12. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Pink Bitch

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    Starts slow, grabs you about half-way through. And then you have to wait until September for part three. :drama:
     
  13. AshleyN

    AshleyN Well-Known Member

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    Song spoilers:

    Siobhan Magnus – “Through The Fire”

    Casey James – “Hold On I’m Coming”

    Mike Lynche – “Ready for Love”

    Didi Benami – What Becomes of a Broken Heart

    Tim Urban – “Sweet Love”

    Andrew Garcia – “Forever”

    Katie Stevens – “Chain of Fools” by Aretha Franklin

    Lee Dewyze – “Treat Her Like A Lady”

    Crystal Bowersox – “Midnight Train to Georgia”

    Aaron Kelly – “Ain’t No Sunshine”

    Katie = *facepalm*

    And I feel pretty comfortable calling this right now:
    Kris Allen > Aaron Kelly
     
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  14. Allskate

    Allskate Well-Known Member

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    What was he thinking choosing that song? He's either really stupid or really cocky. Or maybe he just thinks the judges will be into him no matter what, which may be true, but I still think it's stupid.

    I wonder what it is that Crystal is doing that is so different from what she's been doing. I'm very curious.
     
  15. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Pink Bitch

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    Usher is one of the greatest performers ever? :huh: And looking at the song list, I only know like three of them.
     
  16. rfisher

    rfisher Satisfied skating fan

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    I know 6. I wouldn't picked them for the singers.
     
  17. shallwedansu

    shallwedansu New Member

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  18. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Pink Bitch

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    Siobhan singing something like "Through the Fire." I've never heard this song. It sounds like some cheesy 80s movie inspirational ballad. zzzzzz

    And she's missing notes badly.
     
  19. LuckyCharm

    LuckyCharm Well-Known Member

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    Um, what the hell is happening with Siobhan's pitch?
     
  20. rjblue

    rjblue Re-registered User

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    Just when I think this show can't get any worse. Siobhan sings every other note is shrill or flat. Oy.
     
  21. soxxy

    soxxy Guest

    Siobhan is way off key through one of my favorite songs, Through the Fire. Way, way off key. The scream thing helps a bit, I suppose.
     
  22. rfisher

    rfisher Satisfied skating fan

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    I never noticed how nasally she can be and I'm over the screaming. Next.
     
  23. my little pony

    my little pony snarking for AZE

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    I really like Siobhan but this song makes me want to read a book. And except for Crystal, it's all downhill.
     
  24. slicekw

    slicekw #FixingTheInternet

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    Wow, that was terribly shrieky.
     
  25. LuckyCharm

    LuckyCharm Well-Known Member

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    She could have rally shone in this genre. Very disappointing.
     
  26. numbers123

    numbers123 Well-Known Member

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    Siobhan loses it tonight. Not her best performance at all. Hopefully someone else bombs to keep her in the mix
     
  27. LuckyCharm

    LuckyCharm Well-Known Member

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    I suspect there's a pretty good chance of that with this group.;)
     
  28. jenny12

    jenny12 Well-Known Member

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    I wouldn't be surprised if her performance was still one of the top two of the night (the other top of course being Crystal), unfortunately considering the weakness of this group. I don't think she has anything to worry about.
     
  29. soxxy

    soxxy Guest

    Too much time for critique. Let's move along, it wasn't good.

    I was surprised Simon pronounced Siobhan's name incorrectly.
     
  30. slicekw

    slicekw #FixingTheInternet

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    after making her sit through all that rehash, I'm tempted to vote for her just for not being in tears.