Update: EW’s recap is live.
Tonight Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips (pictured, Phillip gargling towards ecstasy) sang three rounds: Simon Fuller’s Choice, a revisit of their favorite performances of the season, and a “potential winning single.” They’re live at the Nokia Theater, Ryan!
Vote below for the idol who gave the best performances, check out the song list for the night, and discuss the show here while you wait for our full recap….
‘AMERICAN IDOL’ TOP 2 SONG LIST for MAY 22, 2012
SIMON FULLER’S PICKS
Jessica Sanchez, “I Have Nothing” by Whitney Houston
Phillip Phillips, “Stand By Me” by Ben E. King
REVISITING EARLIER FAVES
Jessica Sanchez in no heels, “The Prayer” by Celine Dion
Phillip Phillips, “Movin’ Out” by Billy Joel
POTENTIAL WINNING SINGLE
Jessica Sanchez, “Change Nothing”
Phillip Phillips, “Home”
In other news, I’m pretty sure the Idol piano player was reading Twitter on his iPad.
According to Deadline, while online betting sites overwhelmingly favor Phillip, a firm that analyzes social media concluded Jessica was “the safest pick to win.”
How do you rank the Top 2? Who wins season 11 tomorrow?
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Ask Annie anything about ‘Idol’ (or whatever) in the video player below. To see her answers to previous questions, click on the text links below the picture. This is *not live*!