ROUND 2 – Phillip Phillips performed “Volcano” by Damine Rise tonight on American Idol the Top 4 California Dreamin’ night. Did you miss tonight’s episode? If you did we watched it and we recapped it here for you. On last week’s show Skylar Laine 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 Idol producer, Nigel Lithgoe announced on Twitter that the contestants first song would be from bands or singers from California and second, songs “I wish I had written” (or FREE choice).
The contestants remaining in the competition are: Phillip Phillips; Jessica Sanchez; Joshua Ledet and Hollie Cavanagh.
Phiilip Phillips is feeling good tonight, when he gets home – he can’t wait to jam with his friends. Jimmy thinks Phillip found the song that is like a bullseye and compares Phillip to a butterfly because he is really showing himself. Phillip is singing “Volcano” by Damine Rise.
Judges Comments: Randy: “This is what it is all about, you are your own guy, that right there, was one of your best performances on the whole season, amazing, so great”. Jennifer: “Very few people could pull that off, it is a real testament to who you are, for me it was one of the most beautiful poignant moments ever on Idol, it was really lovely”. Steven: “I agree with Jimmy, I heard the musician that time, I never heard you sing like that, I could listen to that song with headphones over and over again, that was beautiful”.
You can vote for Phillip Phillips by calling 1-866-IDOLS-01 (1-866-436-5701) or Text “VOTE” to 5701
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.