Contestants

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# Name / Hometown Ssn Plc Average Rating #Ep #Pf Hi Lo σ 0-19 20-39 40-59 60-79 80-100
176
Yoder EricEric Yoder
St. Louis, MO
200 SF
46.0
 
1 1 46 46 19.0 0 0 1 0 0
177
Tucker LisaLisa Tucker
Anaheim, CA
10
45.8
 
6 6 78 11 16.8 1 1 3 1 0
178
McKibbin NikkiNikki McKibbin
Grand Prairie, TX
3
45.8
 
8 10 69 15 20.9 1 2 5 2 0
179
Stevens KatieKatie Stevens
Middlebury, CT
8
45.8
 
8 8 68 23 18.5 0 2 5 1 0
180
Delamor MichelleMichelle Delamor
Miami, FL
200 SF
45.5
 
2 2 58 33 16.0 0 1 1 0 0
181
Lusk JacobJacob Lusk
Compton, CA
5
45.4
 
10 12 90 7 21.0 1 4 5 1 1
182
Beard KendallKendall Beard
Austin, TX
200 SF
45.0
 
1 1 45 45 20.0 0 0 1 0 0
183
Blosil JennJenn Blosil
Brooklyn, NY
200 SF
45.0
 
2 2 51 39 27.5 0 1 1 0 0
184
Epperson Asia'hAsia'h Epperson
Joplin, MO
200 SF
45.0
 
3 3 65 25 20.3 0 1 1 1 0
185
Jones JermaineJermaine Jones
Pine Hill, NJ
300 DQ
45.0
 
2 2 53 37 19.5 0 1 1 0 0
186
Langseth JesseJesse Langseth
Minneapolis, MN
200 SF
45.0
 
2 2 48 42 26.0 0 0 2 0 0
187
Raghu (2019) AlyssaAlyssa Raghu (2019)
Orlando, FL
7
45.0
 
5 6 54 33 20.1 0 2 4 0 0
188
Segundo JordanJordan Segundo
Honolulu, HI
200 SF
45.0
 
1 1 45 45 24.0 0 0 1 0 0
189
Winston KatherineKatherine Winston
Lenox, MA
200 SF
45.0
 
1 1 45 45 19.0 0 0 1 0 0
190
Nobilette MKMK Nobilette
San Francisco, CA
10
44.8
 
5 5 74 18 15.8 1 1 1 2 0
191
Caldwell KimKim Caldwell
Katy, TX
7
44.8
 
8 8 66 16 17.4 1 2 3 2 0
192
Carrico RobbieRobbie Carrico
Melbourne, FL
200 SF
44.5
 
2 2 61 28 18.5 0 1 0 1 0
193
Castro JasonJason Castro
Rockwall, TX
4
44.2
 
12 14 86 9 19.4 4 2 5 2 1
194
Woolf SamSam Woolf
Bradenton, FL
5
44.1
 
11 17 74 9 17.9 1 6 9 1 0
195
Kay KayKay Kay
Nashua, NH
200 SF
44.0
 
1 1 44 44 24.0 0 0 1 0 0
196
Latonio AdrianaAdriana Latonio
Anchorage, AK
200 SF
44.0
 
2 2 54 34 16.0 0 1 1 0 0
197
Oakley BrianaBriana Oakley
Antioch, CA
200 SF
44.0
 
1 1 44 44 21.0 0 0 1 0 0
198
Z ShelbieShelbie Z
Sumiton, AL
200 SF
44.0
 
1 1 44 44 23.0 0 0 1 0 0
199
Hutchinson Caleb LeeCaleb Lee Hutchinson
Dallas, GA
2
43.5
 
7 11 77 13 18.1 1 4 4 2 0
200
Helton RJRJ Helton
Cumming, GA
5
43.3
 
7 7 65 35 18.3 0 2 4 1 0

[back to top] Summary

Just one contestant thus far, Pia Toscano, has finished with a 5-star average rating, though Kelly Clarkson,Latoya London, and Melinda Doolittle all came close. If you take away London's and Doolittle's lowest-rated performance, they'd both have turned the trick. Which makes it all the more ironic that it was the same song that did them both in.

Note that several one-and-done semifinalists are near the top of the list, along with one who was two-and-done and surely ranks among the most "robbed" AI contestants ever. Someday in the hopefully-distant future, when Paula Abdul shuffles off this mortal coil, she will arrive at the pearly gates where St. Peter will be waiting. (Yes, we're aware that Paula is Jewish, but we mean no disrespect; it's just the standard metaphor for heaven. Work with us here.) St. Peter will glance over his pedestal, shake his head sadly, and pose to her the one question she dreads more than any other: "What on earth were you thinking when you chose Leah LaBelle over Suzy Vulaca?" True, for all we know, if Vulaca had made the Top 12 in AI3, she might've sung "Muskrat Love" right out of the gate and fallen so far on this list you'd have to page all day to find her. As it is, her 75+ rating will keep her near the top of the rankings for, ahem, all eternity.

Through the first eleven seasons, only three finalists have completed their Idol runs with a dreaded 1-star average. Two were from Season One and one from Season Six. We don't think it'll take you too many guesses on that last one. (A fourth Idol joined this unfortunate club in AI14.)

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