However, she returned the following year for the tenth season of Idol in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and advanced after singing The Beatles's "Oh! Although she auditioned with two songs, the first being Alicia Keys's "Fallin'," only her second song choice of "Oh! She successfully progressed through the first Hollywood solo round after singing "Breathless" by Corinne Bailey Rae.In the group round of Hollywood week, her group mates included fellow finalist Paul Mc Donald, and she advanced even after forgetting some of the lyrics to "Carry on Wayward Son." Later in the second solo round, she performed "God Bless the Child", impressing the judges and making a comeback from her weaker group performance.Abrams may have made the bottom of the pack in last week's show but he's near the top when it comes to Twitter followers.

But the drama did not end on stage and behind the scenes, Abrams was said to be so overwrought with emotion that he apparently began hyperventilating and crumbled onto the floor in the hallway.

Earlier in the contest, Abrams missed one of the results show after being rushed to hospital for two blood transfusions.

and she subsequently became the first American Idol alumna to perform at Lollapalooza.

After being dropped by Interscope Records following a change in the company's management in 2012, Reinhart expanded the agreement she had with her music publisher, ole, in 2014.

Thrown together in the emotionally charged atmosphere of American Idol, contestants are bound to become close.

And it seems that for two of this year's hopefuls a romance has even blossomed.Abrams looked like he was going to collapse after he was saved from elimination from the judges last week.He slipped onto his knees, grabbed his heads and was trembling with disbelief at his good fortune at being allowed to stay another week.Reinhart began writing songs in Middle School, and she explains that "when I give myself the time to sit down, and reflect, and feel, and let things come out, I find that it’s very easy for me to do." Reinhart also fronted a band during college under such tentative names as Haley's Comet and Reinhart & the Rastatutes; the band covered classic rock songs from Led Zeppelin and other famous artists of the time.Reinhart first auditioned for the ninth season of American Idol, in Chicago, but did not advance to the Hollywood round.The singers still in the running along with Abrams are Lauren Alaina, Paul Mc Donald, Pia Toscano, James Durbin, Jacob Lusk, Haley Reinhart, Thia Megia, Stefano Langone, Naima Adedapo and Scotty Mc Creery.