American Idol Spoilers – A Top 36 for Season 8?

According to Vote For The Worst, there will be more than a Top 24 this year.   The rumored number is 36, and according to a   posters in the VFTW forums, the Top 50 who were chosen in Hollywood a few weeks ago will be whittled down to 30+ in January, and will come back in February to appear on the live shows.

A couple more new and notable Hollywood Contestants: Ju’Not (he auditioned S7) and Perrie Cataldo (Also from S7–He’s the single dad with a young daughter, and an arrest record)

A VFTW source mentions pianist Steven Fowler, Angela Martin (Mom from S7 who’s kid has Rhett syndrome) and a “goth guy” named Adam as contestants to watch out for.

Also, JoesPlace blog has been updated with the latest Hollywood contestants, HERE.

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