'American Idol' Recap: Seven Things You Didn't See on Wednesday's Show
Steven Tyler has his teeth checked, while executive producer Nigel Lythgoe leads the crowd in some hand-clapping.
American Idol's first night in which fans got a chance to vote was taped Tuesday for broadcast a day later. Here are seven things you did not see on TV:
1. Executive producer Nigel Lythgoe, sensing some lethargy in the crowd, led the hand-clapping during Paul's performance. He also got the crowd going during Scotty McCreery's performance of Garth Brooks' "The River."
2. A fan from the audience took the stage during a commercial break to dance the steps seen in Jennifer Lopez's video for "On the Floor." Despite lacking a dancer's body, he impressed the crowd. Ryan Seacrest then pretended to interview the kid.
3. Steven Tyler might be getting stingy with the kisses: Only two women got pecks on the cheek during the taping.
4. As in all shows, commercial breaks are used to reapply makeup, remove sweat and adjust hair. Tyler goes one step further and has his teeth checked.
5. Randy Jackson introduced Tyler and Lopez to Motown founder Berry Gordy. It appeared they were meeting for the first time.
6. Knowing that applause can be sweetened in the edit bays, he loudest ovations in the room were clearly for Scotty McCreery and Naima Adedapo.
7. There were about two dozen signs in the room. One that got people talking was to the right of the judges, but it might have been easy to make out on TV. It read: "Simon Who???"
What's Hot In Music
Follow Idol Worship
- Jared Padalecki’s Dean to Return for Gilmore Girls Revival; Christopher and Doyle Are Back, Too!
- A Fascinating, Heartbreaking Sequence in Touched With Fire, the New Katie Holmes Movie About Bipolar Disorder
- Batman v Superman Final Trailer: Let’s Get to the Good Stuff, Shall We?
- Pretty Little Liars’ Janel Parrish on the Mona vs. Spencer Rivalry
- Kristen Stewart & Nicholas Hoult Get Steamy in the Shower in First Offical 'Equals' Trailer - Watch Now!
- Ciara & Allison Williams Celebarte Keds' Centennial Year!
- Ryan Reynolds Reveals He Played 'Let's Get It On' While Blake Lively Was in Labor!
- Tobey Maguire & Wife Jennifer Meyer Bring Kids Ruby & Otis to Saint Laurent Show at the Palladium