FULL Dance Routine
This audience view gives us the full dance review — instead of what was aired by FOX with the close-ups!
Our thanks to Shawn Speake for capturing the Soul Group in action!
Formal finalists where asked by Billboard how to bring American Idol back. Here’s what Danny said:
Danny Gokey (season 8, top 3): “Keep the original format. In my opinion go back to the roots of the original judges and the way they did it from the beginning. Who knows? That’s the best thing I got. I would pick Simon, Paula and Randy. Bring the trio back.”
Constantine Maroulis (season 4, sixth place): “I would like it to look like me in Keith’s (Keith Urban) chair, Daughtry in Harry’s (Harry Connick, Jr.) chair and Jordin Sparks in J Lo’s (Jennifer Lopez) chair.
To read the other ideas suggested, see the article HERE
Is this the TRUE end of “American Idol”?
Billboard gathered up comments from those in the know from the show and here is some excerpts.
Idol Will Be Back ‘For Sure’
In an interview with Billboard, Idol creator Simon Fuller said “there will no doubt be another format” of American Idol somewhere in the future, noting that the show’s hiatus will give the creator more time to brainstorm new dimensions….
don’t believe that this is the end,” Lythgoe said. “A lot of things need to be rethought about how you bring the focus back on the contestants. I think it needs humor back into it.
To read the full article, click HERE.
Lots of Finale Photos
And two last photos, the before picture and one last view of Danny getting the moves RIGHT!