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“American Idol” judges rush the stage to save Jessica Sanchez

Despite wowing the judges on Wednesday, “Idol” fans voted to send Jessica Sanchez home. The “American Idol” results were surprising this week, but shouldn’t have been. Jessica Sanchez, a favorite of the judges all season, received the fewest number of votes. Of course, she wasn’t actually eliminated, a decision that became somewhat less dramatic when […]

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American Idol 2012 Top 7 Elimination Result: Jessica Sanchez saved by the judges

Filipino-Mexican Jessica Sanchez was ultimately saved by the “American Idol” judges on Friday, despite her having received the least votes from American viewers. In a tense elimination round, Sanchez was called first along with Hollie Cavanagh to the show’s center stage. Sanchez was asked to go to the left side along with Elise Testone and Joshua […]

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“American Idol” sent home Erika Van Pelt

Another ‘American Idol’ contestant sent home on Thursday elimination. The judges still saving their “save” for someone who deserve to remain on the show. Erika Van Pelt says she enjoyed her time on the show but she has been confused by one of the judge’s comments. “I’d love to see you let loose vocally but […]

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Jessica Sanchez: ‘Everybody Has a Dream’ receives standing ovation

“Perfection” – That was the word from the judges Wednesday on American Idol after seeing Jessica Sanchez perform Billy Joel’s “Everybody has a Dream.” Sanchez, 16, also received a standing ovation, nearly bringing rock star Steven Tyler to tears. “Jessica Sanchez, you’ve gone way past my judging,” said Tyler. “When God was giving out vocal cords you [were] so at the […]

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Jessica Sanchez gets first criticism from American idol

This week’s performance night, American Idol Season 11 contestants have to sing songs from the year they were born. Jessica Sanchez, 16, has a big voice and nailed Whitney last week, but this week she failed to wow American Idol’s judges. Performing “Turn The Beat Around” by Gloria Estefan, Jessica showed that she’s a performer […]

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Jessica Sanchez “I Will Always Love You” Wows Judges

Jessica Sanchez performs “I Will Always Love You” in the American Idol Top 13, and with it, she may have established herself as the woman to beat. The top 13 took on songs from Stevie Wonder and Whitney Houston on May 7 on American Idol. San Diego’s own Jessica Sanchez, 16, took an incredibly difficult song to […]

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