home  |  celeb  |  music  |  movie  |  tv
Home > TV News

'American Idol' Eliminates Ashthon Jones, J.Lo Cried

March 11, 2011, 2:35 am GMT

The judges were unanimous when deciding not to use their one chance to save a contestant from elimination on Ashthon.



"American Idol" sends home its first season 10 finalist on Thursday, March 10. The bottom three Idol wannabes were Karen Rodriguez, Ashthon Jones and Haley Reinhart. Thirty million voters did not pick Ashthon and the judges refused to save her after her last shot at Diana Ross' "When You Tell Me That You Love Me".

Jennifer Lopez cried as she told Ashthon that they were not going to use their one power. "Not this time, baby, I'm sorry," Jennifer told her. "And it was unanimous." Ashthon also shed a tear as David Cook's cover of Simple Minds' 1985 smash hit "Don't You (Forget About Me)" was played along her "Idol" journey montage.

The result show welcomed back season 8 runner-up Adam Lambert on the stage and invited P. Diddy's group Diddy-Dirty Money for the first time.

One of the finalists missed the live show. Casey Abrams fell sick for the second time in the competition and had to be hospitalized. "You'll notice that Casey is missing from the group. He is unfortunately sick and in the hospital right now," Ryan Seacrest said at the opening of the show. "Wave to him ...We know you're watching buddy, feel better. Shout out to the nurses. Get back here soon, okay?"



More American Idol News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Creed's Frontman Scott Stapp Is Broke and Homeless

November 27, 2014, 1:27 am GMT

Natalie Portman in Talks to Join Steve Jobs Biopic

November 27, 2014, 1:20 am GMT

Garth Brooks Cancels TV Appearances Following Grand Jury's Decision in Ferguson Case

November 27, 2014, 1:15 am GMT

One Direction Makes Billboard Hot 200 History as 'FOUR' Debuts at No. 1

November 27, 2014, 1:07 am GMT

Joni Mitchell Explains Why She Shut Down Biopic Starring Taylor Swift

November 26, 2014, 4:23 pm GMT

Miley Cyrus and Patrick Schwarzenegger Lick and Kiss in Photobooth

November 26, 2014, 3:37 pm GMT

'Justice League: Dark' Script Is Finished

November 26, 2014, 9:21 am GMT

New Bill Cosby Accuser Goes Public After His Nephew Defends Him Against Rape Claims

November 26, 2014, 9:11 am GMT
Switch to Desktop Version.