Meanwhile, the top 9 have been sent to Disney World to meet with mentor John Stamos.
Sofia Carson appeared to open the show with “A Whole New World” and Jon Batiste sang “It’s All Right” from “Soul”.
Katy Perry even wore a Tinker Bell costume for the show.
Caleb Kennedy sang “Real Gone” from “Cars” and worked with Stamos on stage presence.
Willie Spence played the “Circle of Life” from “The Lion King”. He received a standing ovation, also from the judges. Perry called his performance “spiritual”.
Deshawn Goncalves sang “When You Wish Upon a Star” from “Pinocchio,” with judges raving about his growth since the auditions.
Casey Bishop sang “When She Loved Me” from “Toy Story 2”. “I don’t know if I’ve had such chills in four years after this show,” said Luke Bryant.
Chayce Beckham sang “Baby Mine” from “Dumbo” that Perry loves. Lionel Richie tells him that he needs to have more fun on stage.
Alyssa Wray played “A dream is a wish your heart makes” from “Cinderella,” which Perry called it “elegant and exalted”.
Arthur Gunn, “Remember Me” from “Coco”, with Richie praising his voice on the song, although Gunn has never seen “Coco”.
Cassandra Coleman sang “Go the Distance” from “Hercules”. Perry loved her stage outfit, and Bryant said the performance was Coleman’s “solid voice from top to bottom”.
Hunter Metts sang “You Will Be In My Heart” from “Tarzan” and takes a risk on its reach. Perry told him to “keep making these jumps”.
Grace Kinstler sang “Into the Unknown” from “Frozen 2”. “Oh my goddess,” said Perry of the performance.
The “Idol” finalists who won’t progress are Alyssa Wray, Cassandra Coleman, and Deshawn Goncalves.