Season 10’s Pia Toscano, whose early elimination shocked judges Randy Jackson, Steven Tyler and Lopez at the time, returned to sing “All By Myself” by Celine Dion.As Seacrest explained, Clarkson was unable to be at the live finale event because she is about to have her baby.
Connick then paid tribute to the Ellis Marsalis Center for Music in New Orleans, singing a duet of “What A Wonderful World” with one of the center’s young students, Marley Fletcher.
Lopez then debuted her new single “Ain’t Your Mama,” which she teased on Twitter earlier in the week.
You respect those people around you because they are just as important or more important than you.” ' American Idol' Alum Allison Iraheta's Band Halo Circus Teams Up With Road Nation for Crowdsourced Tour Bring Your A-Game Working at is like “a family that won’t accept anything less than great,” says Iraheta.
“They wont allow a ‘C.’ They want an ‘A.’ I couldn’t have asked for a better job.
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