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'American Idol': Eliminated Top 5 singer is....

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Update: Annie’s recap is live.

SPOILER ALERT: After a results show featuring two performances by Coldplay and an Oklahoma tornado brought to life by season 4 winner Carrie Underwood, someone had to head home on Tiny Teens. Tonight’s eliminated Top 5 American Idol contestant… is… coming up, after the break: 

Skylar Laine was eliminated tonight.

Hollie Cavanagh joined Skylar in the bottom two.

UGH. Wow.

Stay tuned for my full recap later on. Here it is!

Do you think the right contestant went home?

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At home with the Top 9 in the ‘Idol’ mansion — EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS

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*!