Chikezie Eliminated on American Idol

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After an uneven performance of Brenda Russell's ballad "If Only for One Night," Tuesday, Chikezie Eze was eliminated from American Idol last night.

Joining Chikezie in the American Idol bottom three (the lowest vote-getters) on Wednesday were Syesha Mercado and, in a bit of a surprise, Jason Castro...

Chikezie and Friends

Chopping block regular Kristy Lee Cook was surprised and happy to escape the bottom three this week after a strong effort on "God Bless the U.S.A."

That leaves us with nine. Who's your pick to go all the way on American Idol - and should Chikezie have been sent home last night?

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