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'American Idol' Results: Kristen O'Connor Is the First Eliminated Finalist

February 28, 2014 (2:43 am) GMT
Malaya Watson and M.K. Nobilette are safe after landing in the bottom three along with Kristen following their disappointing performances in the first show of the final round.

"" has revealed the results of the Top 13 performances. On Thursday, February 27, one singer was sent home based on viewers' votes and the unlucky contestant was Kristen O'Connor.

"I learned a lot," she told host after learning her fate. "From the time I auditioned until right now, I learned so much about myself as a performer." Her elimination didn't come as a surprise though, since complained that she's out of tune during her performance of 's "Beautiful Disaster" on Wednesday night.

The results show opened with a group performance of 's "Counting Stars" and ' "Radioactive". Last year's winner returned to sing a medley of "Cried" and "Same Kinda Man" off her debut album "", while 19-year-old British singer-songwriter performed "Me and You" from his "" album.

Malaya Watson and M.K. Nobilette, whose performances didn't impress the judges either, also landed in the bottom three, but they will still return next Wednesday. The Top 12 will next sing a song about "Home".

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