Initially eliminated from the Top 13, Joy was chosen by the judges to rejoin the competition during the Wild Card round.
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Archived from the original on December 29, 2010.47 She performed Aretha Franklin's "Do Right Woman, Do Right Man" and Carrie Underwood 's " Before He Cheats " in the Hollywood rounds.Idol's grieving Danny Gokey hopes to lighten up" Jill Serjeant, Feb 19, 2009, Reuters.Retrieved April 23, 2010.Each pointed to the other on Tuesday when the phone numbers were being read, as if to suggest theyd vote for their rival.24 Four weeks before Gokey auditioned for American Idol, in July 2008, his wife Sophia underwent surgery due to congenital heart disease.1, it was also Abdul's final season as a judge.Adam Lambert Channels Deep House For New Single, Ghost Town.Grace began singing at an early age.64 Finale vote edit Kris Allen's win over Adam Lambert resulted in controversy about the voting process, prompted by a claim that of the nearly 100 million votes cast, 66 as many as "38 million" votes may have come from Arkansas, Kris's promo code for kendra scott home state,.Her debut album, Just Like You, was released on December 1, 2009, with the single " Friday I'll Be Over U "."American Idol finalists are church worship leaders" Archived April 21, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.He was eliminated on April 29, 2009.
Eliminated Contestant Edit Megan Joy was the eliminated contestant bringing the total down to 8 remaining contestants.