It took a near breakdown from judge Jennifer Lopez and lots of crocodile tears from ousted hopefuls, but American Idol has finally settled on its top 24 contestants for season 10. The crop includes a diverse breadth of talent — from country and soul crooners, to powerhouse divas.
The Los Angeles Times showcased the entire line up of contestants – and whose vocal style each resembled HERE.
American Idol’s Top 24: top row (L-R) Kendra Chantelle, Jovani Barreto, Lauren Turner, Casey Abrams, Tatynisa Wilson, James Durbin, Karen Rodriguez, Jacob Lusk, Lauren Alaina, Thia Megia, Scott McCreery, Brett Loewenstern, Pia Toscano and Jordan Dorsey. Bottom row (L-R): Rachel Zevita, Stefano Langone, Paul McDonald, Julie Zorrilla, Tim Halperin, Haley Reinhart, Clint Jun Gamboa, Robbie Rosen, Naima Adedapo and Ashthon Jones.