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The semifinals of Season 10 of American Idol comprised of twenty-four singers. The performances took place on March 1st, 2011 and the results occurred March 3rd, 2011. This was the first round of the season where America could vote and the shortest semifinals in American Idol history.


Casey Abrams Naima Adedapo
Lauren Alaina Jovany Barreto
Kendra Chantelle Jordan Dorsey
James Durbin Clint Jun Gamboa
Tim Halperin Ashthon Jones
Stefano Langone Brett Loewenstern
Jacob Lusk Scotty McCreery
Paul McDonald Thia Megia
Haley Reinhart Karen Rodriguez
Robbie Rosen Pia Toscano
Lauren Turner Ta-Tynisa Wilson
Rachel Zevita Julie Zorrilla

Top 12 Men[]

Clint Jun Gamboa "Superstition" (Stevie Wonder) Eliminated
Jovany Barreto "I'll Be" (Edwin McCain) Wild-Card
Jordan Dorsey "OMG" (Usher) Eliminated
Tim Halperin "Streetcorner Symphony" (Rob Thomas) Eliminated
Brett Loewenstern "Light My Fire" (The Doors) Eliminated
James Durbin "You've Got Another Thing Comin'" (Judas Priest) Advanced
Robbie Rosen "Angel" (Sarah MacLachlan) Wild-Card
Scotty McCreery "Letters from Home" (John Michael Montgomery) Advanced
Stefano Langone "Just the Way You Are" (Bruno Mars) Wild-Card
Paul McDonald "Maggie May" (Rod Stewart) Advanced
Jacob Lusk "A House is Not a Home" (Brook Benton) Advanced
Casey Abrams "I Put a Spell on You" (Screamin' Jay Hawkins) Advanced

Top 5: James Durbin, Scotty McCreery, Paul McDonald, Jacob Lusk, Casey Abrams

Top 12 Women[]

Ta-Tynisa Wilson "Only Girl (In the World)" (Rihanna) Eliminated
Naima Adedapo "Summertime" (Abbie Mitchell) Wild-Card
Kendra Chantelle "Impossible" (Christina Aguilera) Wild-Card
Rachel Zevita "Criminal" (Fiona Apple) Eliminated
Karen Rodriguez "Hero" (Mariah Carey) Advanced
Lauren Turner "Seven Day Fool" (Etta James) Eliminated
Ashthon Jones "Love All Over Me" (Monica) Wild-Card
Julie Zorrilla "Breakaway" (Kelly Clarkson) Eliminated
Haley Reinhart "Fallin'" (Alicia Keys) Advanced
Thia Megia "Out Here On My Own" (Irene Cara) Advanced
Lauren Alaina "Turn On the Radio" (Reba McEntire) Advanced
Pia Toscano "I'll Stand by You" (The Pretenders) Advanced

Top 5: Karen Rodriguez, Haley Reinhart, Thia Megia, Lauren Alaina, Pia Toscano


Ashthon Jones "And I Am Telling I'm Not Going" (Jennifer Holliday) Advanced
Stefano Langone "I Need You Now" (Smokie Norful) Advanced
Kendra Chantelle "Georgia on My Mind" (Ray Charles) Eliminated
Jovany Barreto "Angel" (Jon Secada) Eliminated
Naima Adedapo "For All We Know" (Hal Kemp) Advanced
Robbie Rosen "Sorry Seems Like the Hardest Word" (Elton John) Eliminated