Tonight the Top 11 contestants will take on classics by the legendary Elton John.
Abrams looked like he was going to collapse after he was saved from elimination from the judges last week.
He slipped onto his knees, grabbed his heads and was trembling with disbelief at his good fortune at being allowed to stay another week.
Color me a cynic, but I didn't expect this from Phillip Phillips. Sure, he was a fan favorite throughout the season, and his coronation song, "Home," is probably the best an "Idol" winner's ever had as their take-a-bow tune.
But a 2-time Platinum single that to go away (it's at No.
The singers still in the running along with Abrams are Lauren Alaina, Paul Mc Donald, Pia Toscano, James Durbin, Jacob Lusk, Haley Reinhart, Thia Megia, Stefano Langone, Naima Adedapo and Scotty Mc Creery.