Jena Irene sang, “I Love Rock N’ Roll” by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts which was was his 1980s song choice. This week the Top 8 will have to bring their A game to stay around for another week, we expect a higher level of performances after last week’s shocking results. Last week, the judges used their one save of the season, so one bad performance and its game over. The contestants have their 80s faces on and their 80s clothes and tonight they are ready to impress the judges and America. Did you watch tonight’s performance show? Just in case you missed tonight’s show we have you covered and you can read our full and detailed recap here!
On last week’s episode Jena sang “Rolling In The Deep” by Adele and Jennifer loved his rendition saying, Jena my advice to you is to come out here every week and blow every one away, and win this whole thing. You gotta come out here every week and destroy everyone else’s performances, and I’m saying this to you because I know you can do it.”
Season 7 winner of American Idol, David Cook mentored the hopeful Idols tonight to help them bring their best performances so they make it through another week. On the next live results show airing Thursday, one contestant will be sent home.
Check out the video below and let us know what you thought of Jena Irene’s performance? Was it enough for him to move on to next week’s show? Did you miss any of the other artists performances? If you did, you can see them all HERE! Sound out in the comments below and let us know your thoughts were of tonight’s Idol Top 8, Round 2 Performances.