By Adam B. Vary
Updated March 10, 2010 at 12:00 PM EST

EW has learned that American Idol‘s Top 12 contestants will perform the music of the Rolling Stones next week. During an ad break at the top 8 guys performance show, Ryan Seacrest taped a radio promotion in which he mentioned that the first week for the 12 Idol finalists will feature songs by the iconic British rock group. Look for EW’s full behind-the-scenes recap from the top 8 guys’ show tomorrow on PopWatch.