Paul McDonald was sent packing on Thursday night’s American Idol, becoming the first guy to be eliminated. Check out special performance by Kelly Clarkson and Rihanna below.
American Idol’s show last night was full of great performances by Kelly Clarkson and Jason Aldean and Rihanna, who were pretty damn awesome.
But it wasn’t such a great night for Paul McDonald, who was the first dude eliminated from the singing competition.
McDonald end up being in the bottom three with Haley Reinhart and Stefano Langone, but he was the one to go.
“You’ve had such an amazing impact on the show,” Ryan Seacrest told Paul after the results were announced.
Paul performed Rod Stewart’s song Maggie May before his exit.
Check out some of the great performances from Thursday’s show, including Rihanna and American Idol alum Kelly Clarkson.
Here’s Kelly Clarkson and Jason Aldean on American Idol
Rihanna performing on American Idol
Eliminated contestant Paul McDonald performing Maggie May
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