American Idol Recap :: Tuesday February 9 :: Wednesday February 10
Hollywood Week is finally upon us and that means grueling group auditions! Standing out in the crowd has never been more important. Imagine working so hard to get to Hollywood only to get your dreams squashed by some ninnie who can’t remember the lyrics! Contestants needed to choose their group members wisely! Let's see how they did.
Tuesday was Ellen DeGeneres’ first night as a judge. She held her own against Simon and wasn’t all sunshine and rainbows like we thought she’d be—Ellen is a tough judge! Kara was impressed by Ellen’s performance too. “I felt she had a really good handle on whether a contestant had potential and star quality," Kara said. "She knew if something was off in the vocals or in their performance. And I thought she delivered the message with kindness but also had criticism in there.”