He caused controversy in Hollywood by kicking Jacee Badeaux out of his group. But Clint Jun Gamboa will now have a chance to make it up to American Idol viewers:
The singer has been named one of the final 24 contestants on season 10.
Gamboa received the good news last night, joining a quartet of other contestants that have also moved on to next week's live performances: Paul McDonald, Ashthon Jones, Haley Reinhart and Naima Adedapo.
Clint is is a two-time karaoke champion of Southern California and you can watch him in Idol action below.