Casey James was eliminated on Wednesday's episode of "American Idol." Crystal Bowersox and Lee DeWyze advanced to next week's finale.
Casey's elimination was one of the least surprising results shows of the season. He had no major flaws on Tuesday's performance show, but lacked the momentum that has pushed Crystal and Lee forward.
Interesting fact about this week's voting: At the beginning of Wednesday's show, host Ryan Seacrest said over 47 million votes were cast Tuesday night. Last year it was just under 88 million, according to a tweet by Billboard.
Wednesday's show included guest performances by Travis Garland and Justin Bieber.
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Which singer has the advantage going into the finale? Did you ever imagine Lee as a potential front-runner?
Share your thoughts on our "American Idol" blog, where you can also find a recap of Wednesday's show.