American Idol 2018 Top 5 Song Spoilers (Carrie Underwood, Mom’s Day)

AMERICAN IDOL - (ABC/Eric McCandless) CALEB LEE HUTCHINSON, MADDIE POPPE, CADE FOEHNER, MICHAEL J. WOODARD

ABC and American Idol have announced song spoilers for Sunday’s (May 13) show.  The Top 5 finalists will perform in hopes of winning America’s vote and making it through to the finalsas the search for America’s next superstar continues on ABC, SUNDAY, MAY 13 (8:00–10:01 p.m. EDT, 5:00-7:01 p.m. PDT LIVE coast to coast), streaming and on demand.

According to an ABC press release, THREE contestants will perform in the May 20th Performance Finale.  Which means TWO singers will leave the competition by the end of Sunday night’s (May 13) show.

In this episode in honor of Mother’s Day, the Top 5 finalists will sing songs dedicated to moms, in addition to performing from the catalogue of American Idol alum and seven time GRAMMY winner Carrie Underwood.

The Top 5 finalists were surprised with a trip to Nashville and the opportunity to learn from Carrie while she served as superstar guest mentor for the week. Carie will also perform her hit single, “Cry Pretty,” which she co-wrote and co-produced, from the Idol stage on Sunday.

The Top 5 finalists and their song choices for this week include:

  • Cade Foehner
    • Simple Man by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • Undo It by Carrie Underwood
  • Caleb Lee Hutchinson
    • Stars in Alabama by Jamey Johnson
    • So Small by Carrie Underwood
  • Gabby Barrett
    • I Have Nothing by Whitney Houston
    • Last Name by Carrie Underwood
  • Maddie Poppe
    • God Only Knows by The Beach Boys
    • I Told You So by Carrie Underwood
  • Michael J. Woodard
    • Still I Rise by Yolanda Adams
    • Flat on the Floor by Carrie Underwood

A few more tidbits:

Carrie mentored the contestants at the famed Bluebird Cafe

YES There WILL BE HOMETOWN VISITS:

More photos of Carrie and the Kids:

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