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Meet 'American Idol's' Top 13 Contestants (Video)

Find out which former "Idols" the remaining field of singers, including Scotty McCreery and Lauren Alaina, idolize.

After revealing its remaining 13 contestants Thursday, Fox and American Idol threw the singers a meet-and-greet party on the top of a parking garage at the Grove shopping center, across the street from where Idol is taped.

Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler, Randy Jackson and Ryan Seacrest were all at the event as was The Hollywood Reporter, which spoke to each of the aspiring Idols about two specific things: What's an album that changed your life? And, which past Idol made an impact on you?

Click the video gallery for the answers from Stefano LangoneNaima AdedapoCasey AbramsJames DurbinAshton JonesPia ToscanoJacob LuskThia MegiaHaley ReinhartLauren AlainaKaren RodriguezScotty McCreery and Paul McDonald.