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will.i.am, David Cook and Harry Connick Jr. Perform on 'American Idol' Results Show

May 3, 2013 (9:02 am) GMT
The three established stars entertained the crowd first before contestant Amber Holcomb finally bowed out of the competition.

In recent weeks, the "" results shows have welcomed back some of their more successful alums such as past winners, , , and . On tonight's episode, the hit reality TV singing competition brought back season seven champion but since the current season is now almost in its final stretch, they had ' leader and yesterday's mentor performing as well.

Cook returned anew to the "Idol" stage to sing his latest single "Laying Me Low", kicking off the night's musical performances. will.i.am then fueled up the audience with his performance of his contribution to the soundtrack of the soon-to-be-released film "", complete with his top hat costume, a similarly-outfitted dance crew and a 1920s-inspired lady back-up singer all helping him dish out the choreography-rich production.

Top four ladies mentor Connick fittingly took the stage last, before the announcement was made as to which three finalists would get to go visit their hometown next week. Connick, who had a minor issue with judge the night before over Kree Harrison's "Stormy Weather" rendition, sang the title track of his forthcoming new album "".

Finally, as the episode winded down, host revealed that Amber Holcomb got the lowest combined votes both from last week's and yesterday's shows. and Angie Miller were both safe after two week's worth of viewer votes, leaving Holcomb and Harrison as the bottom two, with Holcomb, as it turned out, as the one with the lesser votes.

David Cook singing "Laying Me Low":

will.i.am performing "Bang, Bang":

Harry Connick Jr. singing "Every Man Should Know":


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