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Katy Perry Dresses as Tinker Bell for Disney Night on 'American Idol'

Katy Perry is going all out for American Idol!

On Sunday night (May 2), the contestants performed songs from some of the most beloved Disney movies in honor of the episode’s Disney Night.

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To go along with the night’s theme, the 36-year-old singer and judge dressed up as Tinker Bell from Peter Pan.

“legolas’s gf flyin in hot with a pouch full of pixie dust to throw on anyone who doesn’t believe we have the best top 10 in @americanidol history #disneynight ok ✨ LIVE AT 5PST/8EST COAST 2 COAST LEZ GO✨” Katy wrote on Twitter along with a video of herself in makeup getting her eyebrows bleached and her prosthetic ears put on.

Find out which Idol contestants made it into the Top 7!

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'American Idol' 2021: Top 7 Revealed, Plus Find Out Who Went Home

The Top 7 contestants on the current season of American Idol have been revealed!

It was Disney night on Sunday (May 2) and the Top 9 contestants all performed songs from some of our favorite Disney movies.

Along with the Top 9, this former contestant returned to the competition after they had been voted back by the fans.

John Stamos made a very special appearance during Sunday’s episode where he coached them through their rehearsals before their big performances.

At the end of the night, the Top 7 was announced, and three contestants were sadly sent home.

American Idol airs on Sunday nights at 8pm ET on ABC.

Click inside to find out who advanced and who was eliminated on the latest episode of American Idol…More Here! »

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'American Idol' Unveils Comeback Artist Winner During Disney Night!

American Idol has revealed just which former contestant has been voted into the competition by fans.

The show announced a few weeks ago that 10 former contestants who competed on the show last season got a chance to enter the Top 10 of the current season.

But, only one singer will be voted into the finals for season four of ABC’s version of the series.

Louis Knight, Makayla Phillips, Arthur Gunn, Franklin Boone, DeWayne Crocker Jr., Faith Becnel, Cyniah Elise, Olivia Ximines, Aliana Jester and Nick Merico all performed on the stage a few weeks ago.

The contestants had never actually set foot on the American Idol stage since they were forced to perform at home during the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Click inside to see which of the former Idol contestants who won the fan vote!More Here! »

John Stamos Is Joining 'American Idol' for a Special Reason!

John Stamos is joining American Idol!

The 57-year-old star is set to join the current season as a guest mentor, ET reported Tuesday (April 27).

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If you’ve been following along for the ride, you’ll already know that this season’s Top 9 will be taking a trip to Disney World for a Disney Night episode.

In that episode, they will get some guidance from Big Shot star John Stamos, as well as some inspiration from the Magic Kingdom itself. (John is a huge Disney fan, and even popped the question to Caitlin McHugh at Disneyland in 2017.)

“They said, you know, ‘Could you come down and be a mentor?’ I’m like, ‘Mentor?!’ These kids are so great I’m gonna tell them one thing, and they’re gonna go, ‘Stamos, we’ve heard you sing. Stop,’” he said with a laugh.

“I think John probably said yes when he heard ‘Disney.’ The thing is, John and I are probably the biggest Disney fans. So he gets to go to Disney World with the kids, which is basically the greatest place on Earth, and so I’m a little jealous because they didn’t ask me. I would’ve totally done it!” judge Katy Perry said.

The Top 9 will join the to-be-revealed Comeback show winner to perform a song from the Disney songbook.

One star of the show revealed they had a feeling they would be the next to be eliminated.

American Idol‘s Disney Night airs live on Sunday (May 2) at 8 p.m. ET.

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'American Idol' Alum Avalon Young Has Brain Cancer & Is Raising Money For Surgery Expenses

Avalon Young, who was part of American Idol‘s Farewell Season from Fox, has been diagnosed with brain cancer.

The now 26-year-old singer revealed the news to fans with an interview on her local San Diego Fox News station.

“I just felt a little bit disconnected mentally and then I started having what they’re calling a simple partial seizure once every three hours for a few days, which was very alarming, of course,” she shared about the odd symptoms she had been experiencing before the diagnosis.

Avalon continued, “I’m not an epileptic; I’ve never had a seizure in my life, so I didn’t even actually know what was going on, at first.

During a routine MRI, Avalon says that it revealed she had a brain tumor “as big as a peach”.

While it was removed in a 16-hour surgery in February, Avalon still has more surgery in her future to remove the rest of the cancer still resting there, as well as radiation treatment.

She set up a GoFundMe page to raise money to pay for the expensive treatment and surgery.

“The GoFundMe is something that is super important to me now, because I can’t really work around this time,” she shared with TMZ about her upcoming May surgery date.

She added that it’s “one of the most important things in my life right now because it’s really all that we have, paying all the medical bills.”

Here's Why 'American Idol' Isn't Airing a New Episode Tonight

Fans hoping to catch a brand new episode of American Idol on ABC tonight may be disappointed to learn that there is no new episode available to watch.

Episode 16 of American Idol Season 19 is not airing on Sunday evening (April 25), so fans will have to wait a little longer to see Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan in action along with the remaining Top 9 contestants still in the competition.

Click inside to find out why…More Here! »

American Idol's Beane Tells Ellen DeGeneres That He Had a Feeling He'd Be Eliminated

Beane, one of our favorite contestants on American Idol this season, made an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show this week after being voted off the show.

The 23-year-old singer, whose real name is Brennan Hepler, made it to the Top 12 of the competition this year, but he was eliminated during Sunday’s episode.

Ellen asked Beane if she felt he jinxed himself by singing “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life” on the Top 12 episode.

“I had a feeling that might have been my last song, so I was like, let’s shape a moment,” Beane said. “Let’s have a moment. You know? It’s a beautiful song and it was a fun one to do.”

Beane also talked about how the show gave him the freedom to be himself.

“I think the freedom that American Idol gave me to dress how I wanted and present as an artist was super, super lovely, to really feel like myself every time I was on stage,” he said. “I come from a small town in central P.A., Williamsport. I love my people from Williamsport, but I definitely don’t walk around there in my getup. So I think anytime you put yourself out there in such a way, you’re leaving yourself open for judgement and exposure and comments, but people from back home have been nothing but sweet.”

Beane also performed the song “Searching for a Feeling,” which he sang on American Idol and admitted that he wasn’t happy with the way he originally performed it.

Find out why American Idol is currently on a two-week hiatus.

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