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Video: Kris Allen and LMFAO Performing on 'American Idol'

April 20, 2012 (7:00 am) GMT
The 2009 'Idol' winner plays his new single 'The Vision of Love', while Redfoo and SkyBlu get wild with 'Sorry for Party Rocking'.
Video: Kris Allen and LMFAO Performing on 'American Idol'

"" continued its tradition to parade its alums. After welcoming back two of its graduates and last week, the singing competition saw returning to the "Idol" stage along with electro/pop duo .

Allen was introduced by from season 5 and host . The 2009 "Idol" winner played a piano on a rotating platform and delivered his new single "The Vision of Love" from second album "", while audience lighted up the set with glowsticks.

"Always nice to go back to @AmericanIdol," Allen wrote on Twitter. He got full support from fellow season 8 alum who tweeted to him, "Excited to hear you sing Vision of Love." In response, he replied, "Thanks man! Its gonna be fun."

As for Redfoo and SkyBlu, the duo kicked off their performance with a brief skit before throwing a rowdy party with a bunch of dancers. They pumped up the crowd with their club anthem "Sorry for Party Rocking" and brought a dancing zebra with them.

got eliminated that night. After learning his fate, he said, "I need to apologize. I wasn't myself last night, and I get it." To the judges, he stated, "I appreciate what you told me last night. I'll take that when I'm making a record."

was once again remembered on the singing competition. Seacrest narrated a montage that mostly compiled footage from his groundbreaking variety show "American Bandstand". He said of the late star, "He was a remarkable man and left a rich legacy for audiences around the world."

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