Instead, Carly Smithson and Syesha Mercado, the two aspirants who delivered the better performances fell in the bottom two.
Ryan asked Randy about his opinion, Randy said â€œI am shocked. It must be a bit of a popularity week in the vote, Ryan. Those two sang really good last night.â€
Both Carly and Syesha received rave reviews yesterday that even Simon Cowell picked Carly’s rendition of “Jesus Christ Superstar” as one of his favorite performances of the night.
After 38 million votes, Carly Smithson was eliminated on Idol.