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'American Idol' Result: Scotty Goes to Finale as Haley Eliminated

May 20, 2011 (1:32 am) GMT
In a quite shocking result, Haley Reinhart is sent packing on Thursday, May 19 while Scotty McCreery and Lauren Alaina make the top 2.

"" top 2 have been revealed on Thursday, May 19. Based on 95 million votes that came in for the three contestants' performances, and nabbed the two spots in the finale, while had to go home.

Haley took a tumble during the performance show on May 18 when singing 's "What Is and What Should Never Be". She got right back up and completed her song, and praised her, "I've fallen, Beyonce's fallen ... You keep going. It's a sign of a professional who knows what they're doing."

Aside from the stage mishap, Haley's singing impressed judges as well. She won the first round where the finalists chose their own songs, after declared it was one of Haley's best performances ever.

The result show was kicked off with a promo for upcoming movie "" where Scotty, Lauren and Haley were joined by fourth placer to visit Bad Robot to see some scenes from the J.J. Abrams-directed film. Performing that night were Italian trio who sang "O Sole Mio", and who collaborated with to sing "Right There".

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