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'American Idol' results: Erika Van Pelt eliminated

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Update: Annie’s recap is live.

SPOILER ALERT: One of these 10 lost souls will NOT get to move into the American Idol mansion. “It’s a cool mansion!” said Ryan Seacrest. “All mansions are cool.” You would know, Ryan! After a results show featuring taped performances of Lana Del Rey nearly weeping and season 10’s Haley Reinhart being a total badass bitch, tonight’s eliminated contestant is….

Erika Van Pelt.

Heejun Han and DeAndre Brackensick joined Erika in the bottom three.

Read what Erika told EW after her elimination — about her vocal limitations, those party favors, and Idol‘s “women of a certain age” problem — here.

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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* and she updates a few times per week.