Phillip Phillips Reads from Genesis on American Idol 80s Night

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American Idol took a trip to the 1980s last night, as the remaining finalists might as well have broken out their neon tube socks and stonewashed jeans.

Phillip Phillips did neither, of course. He simply unleashed another strong performance on viewers with his take on "That's All" by Genesis.

Likely the most consistent performance this season, Phillips had guest mentors Gwen Stefani and Tony Kanal worried in practice, but with his brother-in-law actually backing him up on stage, Phillip shined once again. J. Lo said it came together at the end and Randy simply said it was another great performance.

Nothing especially noteworthy, but Phillip Phillips being Phillip Phillips is never a bad thing, right? Watch now:

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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]