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Idol Predictions: Disco Night for the Top 7!

Break out the polyester, strobe lights and bell bottoms! It's DISCO NIGHT on American Idol! Yes, the Idol stage is going to turn into our very own Studio 57! I mean, 54! (Just can't seem to let that one go.)

Okay, prediction time! This week is going to be crucial for our Idols because TWO will be let go tomorrow night . . . (the horror!) Why do I feel like I need to start praying for my little Iraheta right now? But, I'm going to keep the faith, because I think our rocker girl (and I ain't talkin' about Lil) is going to turn into a disco diva!

There has been much blog/online speculation for this week, and I just don't know what to believe. So I have compiled my own short list, taken from what I believe to be the most accurate guesses, as well as some of my own humble thoughts. Most of these, I'm only going to give one song, and I will place my rating of how sure I am next to it, with 10 being pretty darn positive. Here goes nothin': (again, orange = links to click on).

Lil: "Last Dance" (10) (I'm feeling bold.)
Anoopie: "We Are Family" (8)
Danny: "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now" (8) or "Knock on Wood" (7) (Hopefully, it's the second one!)
Allison: "Don't Leave Me This Way" (8) or "Dancing Queen" (8) (Let me just make it clear that much like Anthony Bourdain, I too have a disdain for Abba. [Nevermind Mr. Bourdain's American Idol reference here, of course.] But I have a feeling, I might be singing a different tune if my Allison "rocks" it out! Both of these choices would be great!)
Matt: "September" (6) or "Rock With You" (7)
Adam: "Stayin' Alive" (7) (Why not give him one of the most recognizable just to see how he can make it his own . . . suddenly, I'm more excited for Disco Night than I thought!)
So what do you guys think? Will tonight "Ring your bell"? I have mixed feelings, but I am excited to see these singers bring their "A" game (hopefully!), considering the pressure. Who do you think will be tonight's mentor? Not sure if we can beat last week's Quentin Tarantino, but there is speculation that it might be John Travolta. Hmmmm . . . .


  1. butt butt4/21/2009

    Good and I laughed a little bit but good one.
    I see from bottom to top:

    7. Anoop with "YMCA" or "Rock The Boat"
    6. Kris with "Celebration"
    5. Matt with Rock The Boat
    4. Lil with 'I'm So Excited' or "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now" or even "It's Raining Men

    3. Allison with "Celebration" or "Stayin' Alive" or even "Heart Of Glass"

    2. Danny with "That's The Way I Like It"
    1. Adam with "Funky Town" or "That's The Way I Like It"

    It's not what I think they should sing but something they would pick their seleves. I am guessing!!!!!!!!! Of course.

  2. sandyeggo4/21/2009

    As many a time as I fell off my platform shoes I always climbed right back into them. And bells...holy moly, I NEVER stopped wearing bells and thank goodness they are back in style so I don't look like that crazy old lady anymore.

    Actually I think tonight will be a good one (crossing fingers). If kids get the concept of disco which is a mix funk and soul with a Latin type beat they should just make for an enjoyable evening of entertainment.

    So get ready....and lets ROCK THE BOAT!

  3. jellibeanz37374/21/2009

    I am not totally sure of this, but I don't think anyone has accurately picked what Adam will perform anytime this season. He seems to have a knack for picking some less known, although highly reconizable songs...and fantastically making it better, in the way only he can do. It's anybodys guess...however, I am looking so forward to a wonderful show. I (secretly of course) love disco. haha. Important thing, is to VOTE, VOTE, VOTE!!!!!!!!!!

  4. eyemightbeme4/21/2009

    What? No Rick Astley? Maybe he's not disco??? Guess that shows how much I know about disco! I was hoping Danny or Kris or even Adam might sing "Never Gonna Give You Up" or Together Forever" or "It Would Take a Strong, Strong, Man". So, okay, I guess I could deal with one of them singing "Boogie Oogie Oogie" but I have visions of repeated performances of KC & The Sunshine Band or Bee Gees, Donna Summer or even Barry Manilow (gasp and choke):-)

  5. swingink4/21/2009

    I'm guessing Adam would like to try a Bowie tune. Personally, I'd like to hear "Shining Star" or, if he slows the tempo, "How Can You Mend a Broken Heart?"

  6. misfittoy4/21/2009

    I agree with your choice for Lil
    Kris "Born to be alive"
    Anoop "Fantasy" Earth wind and fire
    Danny "Never gonna give you up" Rick Astley
    Allison "Don't Go" Yaz
    Matt Something Sylvester
    Adam "Relight my fire"


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