Posted on Fri May 13th, 2011 7:40am PDT By X17 Staff
Scotty McCreery, Lauren Alaina and Haley Reinhart are the three American Idol finalists. Congrats!
Heavy metal singer James Durbin, 22, was sent home last night. After learning of his elimination, a tearful Durbin told the audience:
- "I worked so damn hard and I was hoping to get there. But I did so much stuff that's never been done on the show. I did what I came here to do, and that was to give metal a chance."
Find out when the AI finale airs ... after the jump.
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