Of the 24 semifinalists chosen last week, the Top 12 girls will perform for America for the first time. Then its up to the viewers to vote for their favorites. Who will survive and who will go home?
Performing tonight are:
This hit FOX musical reality series follows three judges, Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson (II), and Paula Abdul, along with host Ryan Seacrest around the United States in search of the next American Idol, a pop star that truly shines above all the rest. With help from the viewers, they will decide from thousands of participants who will walk away with a record deal and the fame and fortune that is sure to come along with it.