It is up to Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips as they get ready to perform on stage for the last public vote of the season. Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler come out and take their seats. Ryan Seacrest comes out and welcomes the crowd. He says that there is going to be three rounds of the night. The first round is Simon Fuller’s choice. The second round is the Finalists’ Favorite. The third round is their potential winning song. They kick off the night right away.
Jessica Sanchez comes out and sings “I Have Nothing” by Whitney Houston. Afterward, Ryan says that they will hear from the judges after round one.
Phillip Phillips comes out and sings “Stand By Me” by Ben E. King. Afterward, Ryan talks to the judges. Jennifer says that this is a tough one because Jessica has a beautiful voice and Phillip has soul. Randy says that round one went to Jessica.
Jason Derulo comes out and sings his single “Undefeated”. He shows that he still has it as a multi-platinum recording artist.
Jessica Sanchez comes out and sings “The Prayer”. Afterward, Ryan says that they will hear from the judges after round two.
Phillip Phillips comes out and sings “Movin’ Out”. Afterward, Ryan goes to the judges. Steven says that with Phillip Phillips was good, but Jessica took it again. Randy says that they were both even.
Jessica Sanchez comes out and sings “Change Nothing”, he potential winning single. Randy says that she has come a long way. He says that he didn’t really like the song, but she brought the song to life. Jennifer says that it was a pop ballad and says that wasn’t what they were thinking as her winning song. She says that when she makes her record, she needs to be able to tell people that it has to be her. Steven says that he knows how good she can sing and says that the song was not for her.
Phillip Phillips comes up and sings his potential single “Home”. Afterward, he gets a standing ovation. Randy says that he loved the song, him and everything else. He says that was a true artist performance. Jennifer says that it was so different and it was a Phillip Philips song. Steven says that he was perfect and says that he is the man.
Scotty McCreery sings “Please Remember Me” as they look at the memorable moments on this season of American Idol. That is it for the performances. The winner will be crowned tomorrow night!