Tonight, is the final episode of American Idol, an all-star event. The Top 7 include Dillon James, Arthur Gunn, Francisco Martin, Jonny West, Julia Gargano, Louis Knight and Just Sam.
At the start of the show, two contestants will go home immediately. The following five will perform “You Say” with Grammy winner Lauren Daigle. The Top 11 will also perform Aretha Franklin songs with actor and singer Cynthia Erivo and the Rascal Flatts will join singing garbage man Doug Kiker for a performance. Performances from the judges include Luke Bryan’s “One Margarita,” Katy Perry’s debut of “Daisies,” and a rendition of “We Are the World” by Lionel Richie with alumni Gabby Barrett, Kellie Pickler, Laine Hardy, Lauren Alania, and Scotty McCreery.
The finale will premiere on ABC at 8pm EST with Live voting happening during the Live show only.