Ready, Set, Sing!

Meet the finalists – from omelet chef to wedding singer – vying for American Idol's next crown.

JOHN STEVENS, 16

Eliminated

Reminds You Of: Conan O'Brien
Memorable Moment: Squeaking through to the finals even after bungling the words to "Tell Her About It"
Retro Flair: The East Amherst, N.Y., high school junior says of his Sinatra-esque sound, "I bring something so old that it's new."