ROUND 2 – Jessica Sanchez performed “SONG NAME2” by Jennifer Holiday 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.
Jessica Sanchez wants to crush it with this song, she doesn’t want to go home, she sings, “And I’m Not Telling You” by Jennifer Holiday. Jimmy says that he was so disappointed in Jessica’s “Proud Mary” rendition last week, that he put her in his bottom two; but this week, he thinks she is going to come back.
Judges Comments: Randy: “I don’t what is going on tonight, but you guys are really in it to win it. This is one of the hardest songs to sing, you are phenomenal, another great performance”. Jennifer: “It seems like it’s going to be a real race to the finish, there is nothing else to say, your vocal ability is not something you see every day, it was a real moment”. Steven: “Another winning performance, just over the top”.
You can vote for Jessica Sanchez by calling 1-866-IDOLS-04 (1-866-436-5704) or Text “VOTE” to 5704
Check out the video below and let us know what you thought of her performance? Was it enough for her to make it through for another week? Sound out in the comments below and let us know your thoughts.