Buffalo Native Matt Wilson Makes The Top 20 On American Idol
Buffalo Native Matt Wilson has taken another step closer to being made the winner of American Idol.
Feel Good Mornings With Dave Fields Mon-Fri 6am-10am
Matt survived a cut round last night and made it into the Top 20. Wilson did an amazing job singing "Say You Won't Let Go"
He saw six of his fellow competitors sing for the last time on the show last night. On Sunday, the Top 26 took the stage but at the end of the night, six competitors were gone leaving the Top 20 heading into tonight's episode.
Eliminated last night were:
Dawson Wayne, Elijah McCormick who won the Platinum ticket, Elise Kristine, Emma Busse,
Malik Heard, and PJAE.
The 20 remaining contestants will battle each other once again tonight with eight more contestants getting bounced out of the competition. By the end of the show tonight, we will have our Top 12.
Here is who is still in the contest:
Colin Stough, 18 from Mississippi
Hannah Nicolaisen, 23 from Texas
Haven Madison, 16 from Tennessee
Iam Tongi, 18 from Hawaii
Kaeyra, 21 from Illinois
Lucy Love, 28 from Arkansas
Mariah Faith, 21 from South Carolina
Marybeth Byrd, 21 from Arkansas
Matt Wilson, 21 from New York
Megan Danielle, 20 from Georgia
Michael Williams, 21 from Ohio
Nailyah Serenity, 22 from North Carolina
Nutsa, 25 from the Republic of Georgia
Oliver Steele, 25 from Tennessee
Olivia Soli, 20 from California
Paige Anne, 16 from Idaho
Tyson Venegas, 17 from Canada
Warren Peay, 24 from South Carolina
Wé Ani, 23 from New York
Zachariah Smith, 19 from Mississippi
We will find out tonight if Matt makes it into the Top 12. Voting has already closed for this round of American Idol. You can watch American Idol starting at 8 pm on Channel 7.
PICTURES: See Inside Carrie Underwood's Beautiful Post-'American Idol' Home
Gallery Credit: Sterling Whitaker