Belting out "Tobacco Road" during her gender's top 12 night, Syesha Mercado made a big impression on the judges. She took a chance... and it paid off!
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A host of American Idol semifinalists comfort Alaina Whitaker after she receives the bad news: her season seven journey is over before it reaches the final 16 contestants.
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Love Danny Noriega or hate him - like Simon Cowell does - this American Idol contestant is certainly unique. Here he is, rocking out during the round of 16 on season seven.
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Luke Menard is a relative unknown, despite being an American Idol semifinalist on season seven. The show hasn't focused very much on this talent.
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Colton Berry is a semifinalist on season seven of American Idol. He has a background in theater and is sometimes accused of being too theatric.
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Michael Johns performed The Doors' "Light My Fire" during the first round of auditions by American Idol's top 12 males. It was a great performance.
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David Hernandez is a contestant on season seven of American Idol. At the worst, this singer has made the top 24 on the series. Not shabby at all.
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This is a shot of Carly Smithson at the American Idol party. The top 24 contestants on season seven got together to throw down at a Hollywood club soon after they earned their honor.
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Here's another image of Carly Smithson. The former professional singer is back at it again on American Idol. Does she deserve a second shot at stardom?
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Asiah Epperson might be our favorite American Idol of season seven. She combines youth with innocence and charm. And let's not forget that incredible voice, of course!
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Jason Castro must be going to San Francisco. Why else put flowers in his hair? All fans of Tony Bennett will understand that reference.
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Looks to us like Luke Menard loves his fruit. American Idol fans like the sound of this talented singer.
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