The notes were all there, but the energy was slightly muffled — to the point where, when the six-person chorus crashed the party on the opening refrain, I found myself sighing and thinking, “Isn’t it a little early in the season for dramatic choir reveals?And how come Kree’s not giving me 100 percent of the emotional abandon I need in my life right now?
pretty sure I stood frozen for what felt like a minute in complete shock.Arbos, 21, who looked overwhelmed and happy, was welcomed with a standing ovation when stepped onstage. The Cuban-American singer decided to perform “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” the same song that got him a golden ticket to Hollywood the first time he auditioned a few weeks back.“Every time you get on the stage, you seem to have grown,” said pop diva Mariah Carey. Anybody with sense knows what he’s about to say, but morons in the crowd won’t shut up. Finally, Seacrest is about to send the show’s support to people impacted by the bombings in Boston. I’m distracted by the back-and-forth camerawork and by Candice’s Angie Miller-esque decision to follow the camera’s every move. She’d had a couple weeks in a row of attempting to use the stage and work up-tempo. There are a few nice runs and warm comfort moments for Candice. Sorry, “Idol.” Jimmy gives his evaluations on Thursdays. Oh and she also wants to remind us that when she needs to, she can whip out a little guitar playing.In a new twist, Seacrest announced the finalists backstage, but kept the judges and the audience in the dark until the chosen, one by one, stepped out onstage to perform a song.Arbos and Velez are up against Paul Jolley, Burnell Taylor, Curtis Finch Jr., Janelle Arthur, Candice Glover, Angie Miller, Amber Holcomb and Kree Harrison.However, 10 shows were cancelled and were cut to 30 shows, the tour started on July 19, 2013 in Kent, Washington.finalist’s boyfriend DJ Williams popped the question, and she shared the exciting news on Instagram. Tour 2013 is a summer concert tour in the United States and Canada that features the Top 10 finalists of the twelfth season of American Idol, as well as semi-finalist Aubrey Cleland, the winner of the season's sing-off.This was the second time after 2011 tour to have 11 performers.