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What do the Top 24 American Idol contestants have to say?

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Auditions ended Wednesday (2/16/10) for the ninth season of AMERICAN IDOL, and the judges’ remaining picks for the Top 24 semifinalists were revealed.  

It has been determined that Chris Golightly is ineligible to continue in the competition. AMERICAN IDOL contestant Tim Urban has replaced Golightly as part of the Top 24.

The AMERICAN IDOL Top 24 semifinalists are:

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Aaron Kelly
Hometown: Sonestown, PA 
Currently Resides: Sonestown, PA 
Age: 16


Keep up with Aaron at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/aaron_kelly/
www.facebook.com/AKellyAI9
www.myspace.com/akellyai9
www.twitter.com/AKellyAI9 (@AKellyAI9)

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Alex Lambert
Hometown: Fort Worth, TX 
Currently Resides: North Richland Hills, TX 
Age: 19


Keep up with Alex at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/alex_lambert/
www.facebook.com/ALambertAI9
www.myspace.com/alambertai9
www.twitter.com/ALambertAI9 (@ALambertAI9)

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Andrew Garcia
Hometown: Moreno Valley, CA 
Currently Resides: Moreno Valley, CA
Age: 24


Keep up with Andrew at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/andrew_garcia/
www.facebook.com/AGarciaAI9
www.myspace.com/agarciaai9
www.twitter.com/AGarciaAI9 (@AGarciaAI9)

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Ashley Rodriguez
Hometown: Chelsea, MA
Currently Resides: Chelsea, MA
Age: 22


Keep up with Ashley at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/ashley_rodriguez/
www.facebook.com/ARodriguezAI9
www.myspace.com/arodriguezai9
www.twitter.com/ARodriguezAI9 (@ARodriguezAI9)

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Casey James
Hometown: Fort Worth, TX
Currently Resides: Fort Worth, TX
Age: 27


Keep up with Casey at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/casey_james/
www.facebook.com/CJamesAI9
www.myspace.com/cjamesai9
www.twitter.com/CJamesAI9 (@CJamesAI9)

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Crystal Bowersox
Hometown: Elliston, OH
Currently Resides: Toledo, OH
Age: 24


Keep up with Crystal at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/crystal_bowersox/
www.facebook.com/CBowersoxAI9
www.myspace.com/cbowersoxai9
www.twitter.com/CBowersoxAI9 (@CBowersoxAI9)

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Didi Benami
Hometown: Knoxville, TN
Currently Resides: Los Angeles, CA
Age: 23


Keep up with Didi at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/didi_benami/
www.facebook.com/DBenamiAI9
www.myspace.com/dbenamiai9
www.twitter.com/DBenamiAI9 (@DBenamiAI9)

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Haeley Vaughn
Hometown: Fort Collins, CO
Currently Resides: Fort Collins, CO
Age: 16


Keep up with Haeley at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/haeley_vaughn/
www.facebook.com/HVaughnAI9
www.myspace.com/hvaughnai9
www.twitter.com/HVaughnAI9 (@HVaughnAI9)

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Janell Wheeler
Hometown:  Tampa, FL
Currently Resides: Tampa, FL
Age: 24


Keep up with Janell at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/janell_wheeler/
www.facebook.com/JWheelerAI9
www.myspace.com/jwheelerai9
www.twitter.com/JWheelerAI9 (@JWheelerAI9)

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Jermaine Sellers
Hometown:  Joliet, IL
Currently Resides: Joliet, IL
Age: 27


Keep up with Jermaine at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/jermaine_sellers/
www.facebook.com/JSellersAI9
www.myspace.com/jsellersai9
www.twitter.com/JSellersAI9 (@JSellersAI9)

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Joe Muñoz
Hometown: Huntington Park, CA
Currently Resides: Huntington Park, CA
Age: 20


Keep up with Joe at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/joe_munoz/
www.facebook.com/JMunozAI9
www.myspace.com/jmunozai9
www.twitter.com/JMunozAI9 (@JMunozAI9)

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John Park
Hometown: Northbrook, IL
Currently Resides: Evanston, IL
Age: 21


Keep up with John at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/john_park/
www.facebook.com/JParkAI9
www.myspace.com/jparkai9
www.twitter.com/JParkAI9 (@JParkAI9)

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Katelyn Epperly
Hometown: West Des Moines, IA
Currently Resides: West Des Moines, IA
Age: 19


Keep up with Katelyn at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/katelyn_epperly/
www.facebook.com/KEpperlyAI9
www.myspace.com/kepperlyai9
www.twitter.com/KEpperlyAI9 (@KEpperlyAI9)

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Katie Stevens
Hometown: Middlebury, CT
Currently Resides: Middlebury, CT
Age: 17

Keep up with Katie at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/katie_stevens/
www.facebook.com/KStevensAI9
www.myspace.com/kstevensai9
www.twitter.com/KStevensAI9 (@KStevensAI9)

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Lacey Brown
Hometown: Amarillo, TX
Currently Resides: Amarillo, TX
Age: 24


Keep up with Lacey at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/lacey_brown/
www.facebook.com/LBrownAI9
www.myspace.com/lbrownai9
www.twitter.com/LBrownAI9 (@LBrownAI9)

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Lee Dewyze
Hometown: Mount Prospect, IL
Currently Resides: Mount Prospect, IL
Age: 23


Keep up with Lee at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/lee_dewyze/
www.facebook.com/LDewyzeAI9
www.myspace.com/ldewyzeai9
www.twitter.com/LDewyzeAI9 (@LDewyzeAI9)

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Lilly Scott
Hometown: Littleton, CO
Currently Resides: Denver, CO
Age: 20


Keep up with Lilly at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/lilly_scott/
www.facebook.com/LScottAI9
www.myspace.com/lscottai9
www.twitter.com/LScottAI9 (@LScottAI9)

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Michael Lynche
Hometown: Astoria, NY
Currently Resides: Astoria, NY
Age: 26


Keep up with Michael at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/michael_lynche
www.facebook.com/MLyncheAI9
www.myspace.com/mlyncheai9
www.twitter.com/MLyncheAI9 (@MLyncheAI9)

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Michelle Delamor
Hometown: Miami, FL
Currently Resides: Miami, FL
Age: 22


Keep up with Michelle at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/michelle_delamor/
www.facebook.com/MDelamorAI9
www.myspace.com/mdelamorai9
www.twitter.com/MDelamorAI9 (@MDelamorAI9)

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Paige Miles
Hometown: Naples, FL
Currently Resides: Houston, TX
Age: 24


Keep up with Paige at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/paige_miles/
www.facebook.com/PMilesAI9
www.myspace.com/pmilesai9
www.twitter.com/PMilesAI9 (@PMilesAI9)

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Siobhan Magnus
Hometown: Cape Cod, MA
Currently Resides: Marstons Mills, MA
Age: 20


Keep up with Siobhan at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/siobhan_magnus/
www.facebook.com/SMagnusAI9
www.myspace.com/smagnusai9
www.twitter.com/SMagnusAI9 (@SMagnusAI9)

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Tim Urban
Hometown: Duncanville, TX
Currently Resides: Duncanville, TX
Age: 20


Keep up with Tim at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/tim_urban/
www.facebook.com/TUrbanAI9
www.myspace.com/turbanai9
www.twitter.com/TUrbanAI9 (@TUrbanAI9)

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Todrick Hall
Hometown: Arlington, TX
Currently Resides: Arlington, TX
Age: 24


Keep up with Todrick at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/todrick_hall/
www.facebook.com/THallAI9
www.myspace.com/thallai9
www.twitter.com/THallAI9 (@THallAI9)

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Tyler Grady
Hometown: Nazareth, PA
Currently Resides: Nazareth, PA
Age: 20

Keep up with Tyler at:
www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_9/tyler_grady/
www.facebook.com/TGradyAI9
www.myspace.com/tgradyai9
www.twitter.com/TGradyAI9 (@TGradyAI9)

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