By People Staff
Updated December 01, 2020 06:47 PM
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This week will produce Idol‘s top 10, who get to go on the big tour this summer, so Tuesday was a crucial night for the 11 finalists. They sang No. 1 hits from Billboard‘s Hot 100 list, which gave them 52 years of options — possibly too many. The judges weren’t thrilled by the song choices. “Tonight, for me, was not a good night,” concluded Simon.

Miley Cyrus, who at 17 is younger than most of the contestants, was the week’s mentor. She rattled off her advice and administered hugs.