American Idol: Jeremy Rosado Ejected, Mary J Blige Rescues Elise Testone


Jeremy Rosado was shown the door on last night's episode of American Idol (March 8, 2012), with Elise Testone narrowly avoiding eviction, after her less-than impressive Whitney Houston rendition the previous night. In the results show, none of the judges seemed too surprised that Rosado and Testone were in the bottom two, but it was Rosado that eventually had to go.
Elise had received some stellar advice from the R&B star Mary J Blige to help her on her way. Blige told her "your voice is so dope that if you crash and burn, it's gonna be so unfair, because you have it." Testone looked out of her depth in rehearsal and her performance - although she appeared to be enjoying it - didn't quite hit the mark. Her attempts to make the song her own fell between the cracks, in Jennifer Lopez's view, and Randy Jackson said it wasn't her greatest performance. Jeremy Rosado had performed a cover of Stevie Wonder's Ribbon in the Sky. He'd been taken through to the live rounds as a wild card, but he clearly hadn't connected with the voting public. Rosado was gracious in defeat, telling the judges "Thank you guys for everything."
A story from the Daily Mail also drew attention to Jennifer Lopez's daring choice of outfit. Not long after the dust had settled on her rumoured 'nip-slip' wardrobe malfunction, Lopez bravely opted for yet another breast-baring garment for last night's results show. The live rounds of American Idol will continue next week, with the final 12 contestants.


Contactmusic

Tags: Whitney Houston - Mary J Blige - Jennifer Lopez - Randy Jackson - Stevie Wonder

Advertisement

More Whitney Houston

First Ever Whitney Houston Live Album To Be Released In November

For the first time ever, fans of the beloved singer Whitney Houston will get to see and hear the late singer perform live almost three...

Angela Bassett To Make Best Of Whitney Houston Biopic, Despite Protests

The Whitney Houston Lifetime biopic is going ahead as planned, but the singer’s family is not happy about it. Cissy Houston, mother of the late...

So, What Do We Know About Lifetime’s Whitney Houston Biopic?

Lifetime’s upcoming Whitney Houston biopic appears to be moving forward, with the announcement that Arlen Escarpeta has been cast as Bobby Brown. But despite the...

Deborah Cox To Sing Whitney Houston’s Hits As Lifetime Biopic Takes Shape

Production is well underway on Lifetime's upcoming Whitney Houston biopic, which will feature some of the late singing legend's music. However, the songs will be...

Advertisement

Yaya DaCosta To Play Whitney Houston In Lifetime Biopic

Yaya DaCosta has been cast as Whitney Houston in the upcoming Lifetime biopic, according to reports in the Huffington Post. Whitney Houston's life is set...

Angela Bassett To Direct Lifetime Whitney Houston Biopic

Lifetime has announced it will be producing and broadcasting a film biopic of Whitney Houston and actress Angela Bassett will be directing.Whitney Houston pictured in...

Bobbi Kristina Brown & Nick Gordon Marry In Secret?

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, may well have married her fiancé Nick Gordon in a secret ceremony. 20-year-old Brown...

Drake Releases 'Nothing Was The Same': Another Strong Rap Album For 2013?

Three albums in and Drake has firmly found his place within the rap world. Not only does his latest record, Nothing Was The Same, deliver...

Advertisement

Comments

Whitney Houston Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Whitney Houston

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All