American Idol 2012: Jessica Sanchez ‘I Have Nothing’ by Whitney Houston (VIDEO)

American Idol 2012 top 2 finalist Jessica Sanchez reaches out to the audience with her first song of the evening, hoping she can convince the voters to choose her as the American Idol 2012 winner.

The first song of the night was chosen for the American Idol 2012 finalists by Executive Producer Simon Fuller. Check out the video for Jessica Sanchez’s first song of the night for the American Idol 2012 finale. Do you think it was a win or a fail? Let us know in the comments section below!

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American Idol 2012 Finale Recap: Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez (VIDEOS)

UPDATE: Click here for our American Idol 2012 Live Recap: The Final Two Performances! (VIDEOS)

The American Idol 2012 top 2 will hit the stage Tuesday for their last chance to impress the voters. After Wednesday’s American Idol 2012 results show, we could end up with our fifth male American Idol winner in a row, or the first female winner in five seasons. All of it may just come down to who gives the best performances tonight, and who fails to deliver that last ‘moment’ of greatness to sway the voters to their side.

After the American Idol 2012 results show on Wednesday night, only two contestants will remain to battle it out in the finale for the top prize and the right to call themselves an American Idol winner. Who will win American Idol 2012 may be less about how many fans each of the finalists has and more about how dedicated those fan bases will be to voting continuously during the voting window. Inspiring those fans to vote hard and vote endlessly until they can’t vote any more is all about how fabulous the two contestants manage to perform Tuesday night.

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American Idol 2012 Wins Most Watched Show of the Season Again

Although CBS remains the most-watched TV network for the 9th year in a row, FOX can still lay claim to hosting the most watched television show. According to current Nielsen ratings data, American Idol 2012 is still the most watched TV show in the country.

Despite dropping by nine percent in the ratings this year, American Idol 2012 still placed number one in viewership among 18 to 49 year-olds, the most coveted age group for advertisers. FOX ranks first overall in the choice 18 to 49 demographic, even though it lost out to CBS in total overall viewers.

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American Idol 2012: Phillip Phillips Postpones Surgery Until After Finale

American Idol 2012 top 2 finalist Phillip Phillips is in desperate need of surgery, but has decided to postpone the procedure until after the finale this week. Phillip Phillips suffers from serious kidney issues and he has been urged by his family physician that he needs immediate surgery.

Throughout his time on American Idol 2012, Phillip Phillips has been battling severe kidney problems. Early in the competition, he was forced to have a temporary stint implanted to keep his body functioning until he could undergo surgery.

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American Idol 2012 Live Top 3 Recap: Who Made the Right Choice? (VIDEOS)

This week on the American Idol 2012 top 3 performances show, the remaining contestants will be performing three individual songs. There will also likely be a group number or two thrown in to fill out the two-hour show. We kick off our American Idol 2012 live recap of the top 3 performance show right now and find out who reigned supreme and who fell flat on Wednesday night.

Jessica Sanchez, Joshua Ledet, and Phillips Phillips are just one step away from reaching that coveted spot in the American Idol 2012 final two. After Thursday night’s American Idol 2012 results show, only two of these smiling faces will be continuing on to the finale. While my personal American Idol 2012 prediction is that it will be Phillip Phillips who gets the boot this week, there is honestly just no way of knowing what the rather unpredictable voters this season will decide to do.

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American Idol 2012 Live Recap: The Top 3 Perform (VIDEOS)

The American Idol 2012 top 3 will hit the stage to perform three times on Wednesday night for the American Idol 2012 semifinals. The theme of the night is all about choices and a lot will be riding on the song choices made by the contestants and made for them by the judges and Interscope-Geffen-A&M chairman and music producer Jimmy Iovine. Who will make the final two and who will be voted off American Idol  this week? Read on to find out how your favorites performed Wednesday night in our American Idol 2012 live recap!

After the American Idol 2012 results show on Thursday night, only two contestants will remain to battle it out in the finale for the top prize and the right to call themselves an American Idol winner.

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American Idol 2012 Spoilers: What the Top 3 Will Sing!

On Wednesday night, the American Idol 2012 top 3 will perform three individual songs in a last-ditch effort to impress the judges and the voters. Only two will emerge victorious this week to make the final two and compete to become the ultimate American Idol 2012 winner. Read on for the American Idol 2012 spoilers on what the top 4 will sing!

The American Idol 2012 top 4 will each perform three songs on Wednesday night: contestant’s choice, judges’ choice and Jimmy Iovine‘s choice. There are likely to also be some unlisted group numbers or combos to fill out the two hour American Idol 2012 semi-finals show.

WARNING: AMERICAN IDOL 2012 SPOILERS AHEAD!

Please be warned this post contains American Idol 2012 spoilers about what the top 3 will be singing on Wednesday night. Please stop here if you prefer to be surprised!

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