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"American Idol" - Picking the First Three - Feb. 18, 2009
Ryan says there were 24 million votes cast last night. Judge banter about Simon being a dissappointment after the show. Nudge, nudge, wink, wink. Ryan asks Simon to rate Kara's judging talents and he says she is excellent. Kara shouts, "He's lying!
We get a recap of how this group of 12 arrived.
Group Sing: "I'm Yours," Jason Mraz. This is not a song that requires heavy group male vocals in unison, the whole point is its lightness. Give it to a choir and it starts sounding like an outtake from "The Little Mermaid." At least the women are rocking some harmony but the whole thing is painful. Beyond goofy with lots of circling and bouncing knee dancing as if they've all turned into gangsta rappers. It all winds up with high school musical arms. Eek.
We get a recap of last night's show. Some of it was very painful to watch.
Ryan chats with the contestants on the couches. He asks Jackie to rate her performance. She gives herself a B+/A-....