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'American Idol' Judges Will All Perform on Tonight's Finale!

Jennifer Lopez poses next to the judges table during the last performance show of American Idol on Tuesday (May 20) at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles.

The 44-year-old “First Love” singer was joined by fellow judges Keith Urban, 46, and Harry Connick Jr., 46, as well as host Ryan Seacrest.

“Can’t wait to perform with @HarryConnickJr and @KeithUrban tomorrow night on the #IdolFinale,” Jennifer tweeted that day.

“.@JenaAsciutto1 @CalebPJohnson – You are BOTH making it possibly THE TOUGHEST vote in Idol history!!!!” Keith tweeted to the finalists after the show.

FYI: Jennifer is wearing a Gucci dress and Jimmy Choo shoes. More Here! »

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Caleb Johnson: 'American Idol' Finale Performances - WATCH NOW!

Caleb Johnson rocks out on stage while performing at the American Idol Finale held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Tuesday (May 20) in Los Angeles.

The 23-year-old finalist sang three songs during the show – Aerosmith‘s “Dream On,” Paul McCartney‘s “Maybe I’m Amazed,” and an original song called “As Long As You Love Me.”

“Some of the nicest , extremely hilarious and most kindhearted people I have ever had the pleasure of meeting ! Not to mention they put on one hell of a badass show ! Tune in to American Idol Wednesday night to see KISS and I tear the roof off the Nokia Theater!!” Caleb wrote on his Instagram along with a photo of himself with the legendary band.

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Caleb Johnson – “Dream On”

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Jena Irene: 'American Idol' Finale Performances - WATCH NOW!

Jena Irene sits down at the piano for one of her performances during the American Idol Finale held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Tuesday (May 20) in Los Angeles.

The 17-year-old finalist sang three songs during the performance show – Florence + the Machine‘s “Dog Days Are Over,” Elvis Presley‘s “Can’t Help Falling In Love,” and an original song called “We Are One.”

“HOLY NUTZ THE FINALE IS HERE! lets rage America,” Jena tweeted before heading to the show.

DO YOU THINK Jena Irene deserves to be crowned this year’s American Idol?


Jena Irene – “Dog Days Are Over”

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Jennifer Lopez Looks Back at 'On the 6' Fifteen Years Later

Jennifer Lopez poses for a photo on the stage at American Idol during the results show on Thursday (May 15) in West Hollywood, Calif.

The 44-year-old entertainer was joined for the last show in their regular studio this season by fellow judges Keith Urban and Harry Connick, Jr. and host Ryan Seacrest.

Jennifer recently chatted with Billboard about her first album On the 6 fifteen years after she released it.

“It was a great process. I was working with Corey [Rooney], who 15-years later is still with me. Everything was so new to me: I had never been in the studio. I had never recorded music. I had only sang at shows and plays. It was one of those things where ignorance was bliss,” Jennifer said. “I knew I was making an album, but you’re so young it’s not hitting you how big it is. I remember going back and doing the vocals over and over again. I was a perfectionist about it. Everything went from there…”

FYI: Jennifer is wearing an Emilio Pucci dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, and W. Britt earrings.

10+ pictures inside of Jennifer Lopez on the set of American IdolMore Here! »

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Who Went Home on 'American Idol' Tonight? Final 2 Revealed!

SPOILER ALERT: DO NOT CONTINUE IF YOU DON’T WANT TO KNOW THE RESULTS!

The finals are almost here and now we know who will be competing next week for the title of this year’s American Idol!

The contestants each had to sing three songs during this week’s semi-finals round and it was stiff competition for the Idol hopefuls as everyone did great.

The final three this year are 23-year-old Caleb Johnson, 17-year-old Jena Irene, and 21-year-old Alex Preston.

During the results show, host Ryan Seacrest revealed that during next week’s finale, Caleb will get to sing with the band KISS, Jena will sing with the band Paramore, and Alex will sing with Jason Mraz.

Click inside to find out who was voted off American Idol… More Here! »

Keith Urban Places Nicole Kidman Photo on 'Idol' Judges Table!

Keith Urban places a framed photo of his wife Nicole Kidman on the judges table during the performance show of American Idol on Wednesday evening (May 14) in West Hollywood, Calif.

“My wife is at the Cannes Film Festival tonight and it’s heartbreaking I can’t be there. This is her on the red carpet as of tonight, so I’m going to pretend she’s here and that I’m there all at the same time. It’s the one night I couldn’t be there,” the 46-year-old singer said during the show.

When host Ryan Seacrest asked him who his wife is wearing, Keith said, “I don’t know. Unfortunately, not me, but I don’t know who that is. Did I just say that? That is my inside voice, I’m sorry.”

Joining Keith at the show were fellow judges Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr.

FYI: Jennifer is wearing a Fyodor Golan dress and Casadei shoes with Jennifer Fisher ring.

10+ pictures inside of the American Idol judges at the taping… More Here! »

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Watch Jena Irene's 'American Idol' Top 3 Performances Now!

Jena Irene belts out a tune while hitting the stage for the final three round of American Idol on Wednesday (May 14) in West Hollywood, Calif.

The 17-year-old Michigan native performed three songs during the show: David Guetta and Sia‘s “Titanium,” Demi Lovato‘s “Heart Attack,” and Radiohead‘s “Creep.”

“TICKETS ARE ON SALE FOR IDOL TOUR! Thats cool as fook 😆😆😱😱 don’t miss it ❤️❤️,” Jena tweeted over the weekend. Check out pics from her hometown visit in the gallery below!

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Jena Irene – “Titanium”

FYI: Jena is wearing A.V. Max cuffs and Pame Designs rings.

Click inside to watch the two other performances from Jena Irene More Here! »

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