Elimination night on American Idol

One contestant will be sent home on tonight's episode of American Idol, which airs at 9 p.m. on Fox.

The show will feature a performance by mentor Dolly Parton. The Clark Brothers, winners of the Fox reality competition "The Next Great American Band," will also take the stage.

Tuesday, the nine finalists performed Parton's songs. Get a full recap of the show, as well as information on which contestant was reportedly briefly hospitalized, at the "American Idol" blog at www.ledger-enquirer.com.

Reporter Sonya Sorich will blog tonight's show "live," so be sure to check in often for updates.