One night after slipping on stage, Haley Reinhart was eliminated on American Idol, leaving only two teenage contestants remaining. But she did not go down like a lead balloon (oof), planting the seeds of voter regret with a sassy, relaxed rendition of Elton John’s “Bennie and the Jets.” The girl’s got a future.
Watch her finale performance embedded after the jump. Do you think her stumble cinched her elimination? And do you think America will regret sending her home?
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