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American Idol top 24 complete list revealed!

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American Idol top 24

American Idol season 10 has its top 24 contestants! Judges Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson have made their picks. See the complete list of 12 girls and 12 boys right here!

American Idol's top 24 contestants for season 10 have been chosen! After Jennifer Lopez had a breakdown during Wednesday's show after giving bad news to Chris Medina, she was ready to go on Thursday.

American Idol Top 24

"Will Jennifer find the strength to go on?" Ryan Seacrest said at the start of the show. "Jennifer knows the show must go on."

As usual, judges Lopez, Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson had a fun time watching the contestants squirm as they joked around with the big decision. There were some sad departures, including 15-year-old Jacee Badeaux and Jessica Cunningham (rejected on her 25th birthday), but plenty of happy tears as well.

Top 12 American Idol girls

American Idol top 24

  • Ashthon Jones
  • Haley Reinhart
  • Julie Zorrilla
  • Karen Rodriguez
  • Kendra Chantelle
  • Lauren Alaina
  • Lauren Turner
  • Naima Adedapo
  • Pia Toscano
  • Rachel Zevita
  • Tatysnisa Wilson
  • Thia Megia

Top 12 American Idol boys

American Idol top 24

  • Brett Loewenstern
  • Casey Abrams
  • Clint Jun Gamboa
  • Jacob Lusk
  • James Durbin
  • Jordon Dorsey
  • Jovany Barreto
  • Paul McDonald
  • Robbie Rosen
  • Scotty McCreery
  • Stefano Langone
  • Tim Halperin

Tell us: Do you think the judges got it right?

Watch American Idol season 10 recap:

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