Let's all ignore the fact that Jennifer Lopez took a bite from a deviled egg straight out of Ryan Seacrest's hand tonight and get right to the American Idol performance review, shall we?
The dozen contestants remaining sang singles that reminded them of home this week, a rather broad assignment that led to covers of John Mayer, Dido and even J. Lo herself.
Yes, Emily Piriz was brave enough to make like one of the judges.
How did she fare? Well... she got loud. Listen to all 12 hopefuls sing for their American Idol lives now:
1. Emily Piriz - "Let's Get Loud"
Emily Piriz wants everyone to get loud. Come on, American Idol fans!!!
2. Ben Briley - "Turning Home"
Sing it, Ben Briley! The American Idol hopeful tries his hand here at "Turning Home."
3. Majesty Rose - "Fix You"
Majesty Rose wants to "Fix You." Do you like her take on this hit track?
4. Malaya Watson - "Take Me To The King"
Take Malaya Watson to the king, American Idol fans! And watch her audition here.
5. Sam Woolf - "Just One"
Sam Woolf remains an early favorite on American Idol. Did you like his take on "Just One?"
6. CJ Harris - "Waiting On The World To Change"
Can CJ Harris pull off John Mayer? You tell us, folks!
7. M.K. Nobilette - "Drops Of Jupiter"
M.K. Nobilette has made a big impression on American Idol viewers. She sings a Train classic here.
8. Caleb Johnson - "Working Man"
Caleb Johnson is just a "Working Man." At least for the purposes of this American Idol performance.
9. Dexter Roberts - "Lucky Man"
Dexter Roberts pulls out his guitar for this take on "Lucky Man." Listen and react to it now.
10. Jessica Meuse - "White Flag"
Jessica Meuse makes like Dido for this version of "White Flag." Listen now!
11. Alex Preston - "I Don't Want To Be"
Alex Preston makes like Gavin DeGraw for this American Idol edition. Watch him sing "I Don't Want To Be" now.
And then vote: Who did the best job?