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"American Idol" - Top Three Performance - May 18, 2010
The final three get two songs tonight, one of their own choosing and one chosen by a judge.
Everybody also goes home for a visit.
In the audience: Colin Hanks and Bradley Whitford of new Fox series "The Good Guys"; And what really looks like Candice Bergen
Contestant #1: Casey James Says he picked his song because it's similar to the type of things he writes so it will be representative of who might be as an artist.
Song #1: "Okay It's Alright With Me," Eric Hutchinson
Performance: It's jaunty, he's smiling, rocking his acoustic guitar. He sounds fine but the song feels a little lightweight.
Randy He says that the song was just alright with him and says it was too safe and easy.
Ellen Felt the same way and that he didn't bring it and blow them away.
Kara Says it was a poor choice since most people probably didn't know it.
Simon He compares it to salad at dinner, that it will leave people hoping that something more substantial is to come. ...