Season 13 of the tv show "American Idol is down to the Top 8 singers. The top 8 performed the songs they sang on their original auditions for the competition on Wednesday's performances show. Sam Woolf received the fewest votes this week and was subjected to elimination on Thursday's results show. Woolf performed for the save and the judges decided to use their only save for the season. Woolf will continue in the competition next week for where the theme will be 80s week.
LA Music Examiner and TV Examiner spoke with judge Keith Urban backstage after the show. Click on the video link to see what he had to say about why the judges used their one save for the season for Sam. Please excuse a few technical issues during the video.
"American Idol" airs Wednesdays and Thursdays on Fox.