― DEANDRE BRACKENSICK ELIMINATED on American Idol Top 8 Season 11 ∙ American Idol fans and contestants loved the ’80’s theme last night but is it enough to finally push the AI Judges to use their saving power? As it is all about the hits from the ’80’s. As always, some chose better songs to suit their talent than others. ∙ Personally, Joshua Ledet is a stand-out last night while Colton Dixon is above average. Also, I felt like Elise Testone's voice was not well-conditioned last [...].