ROUND 2 – BRITISH – Joshua Ledet performed “To Love Somebody” tonight on American Idol the Top 5. On last week’s show Elise Testone was sent home. If you missed the show you can read our full and detailed recap here. If you missed any of the performances from last week you can see them here.
On tonight’s show it is British Week and the remaining 5 contestants will sing two songs one from British origins and another from the 60s. Tonight there will also be group performances, one duet and one trio.
Judges Comments: Standing ovation from all the judges!. Randy gives a shout-out to Robin Gibb and says that performance was what it was all about and that Joshua’s one of the best singers ever on the show. “It’s been years since we’ve seen somebody like this,” J-Lo says, calling Joshua one of the best singers of the past 50 years. Steven: loves it and agrees with the other judges
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Check out the video below and let us know what you thought of his performance? Was it enough for him to make it through for another week? Sound out in the comments below and let us know your thoughts.