American Idol: Season Eight Audition Clip

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We heart Simon Cowell.

In the movie below, a bikini-clad contestant attempts to make it through to Hollywood. While Paula Abdul and new judge Kara DioGuardi think the singer lacks the vocal chops necessary to be considered an American Idol, the beauty somehow receives a golden ticket.

Any questions why are removed by Simon's hilarious, mischievous smile at the conclusion of the clip...


American Idol Quotes

Brooke White's tears come from the authentic, good soul that she is. Her heart was breaking because she was overwhelmed with the experience she had with the show and the gift that it brought.

Paula Abdul [after Brooke White was eliminated on season seven]

I read some of this online this morning and just for the record, the rumors — they’re not true. She’s part of our family and we love her.

Ryan Seacrest [on rumor of Paula Abdul being drunk on the show]