One-half of season eight's American Idol finalists have now been named.
Following a dismal round of auditions on Wednesday, Adam Lambert, Kris Allen and Allison Iraheta received the most votes from viewers and advanced to the final round of 12.
Click on the pics above for enlarged images of the latest American Idol finalists.
The trio will join 28-year-old church music director Danny Gokey from Milwaukee, 21-year-old musician Alexis Grace from Memphis and 27-year-old oil rig worker Michael Sarver from Texas, who were selected as the first three finalists last week.
On Tuesday, a dozen more semifinalists will vie for three spots in the competition's top 12.
Following that series of auditions, the judges will pick the last three finalists after a unique wild card round. It may sound complicated, but it just means one thing:
It's not too late for Anoop Desai to advance!