Burnell Taylor eliminated from 'American Idol'

April 5, 2013 at 8:44 AM
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LOS ANGELES, April 5 (UPI) -- Burnell Taylor, a 19-year-old aspiring singer from New Orleans, was eliminated from "American Idol."

Taylor was cut from the competition Thursday night.

Contestants are bounced from the show as the result of a combination of the celebrity judges' critiques and viewer votes.

Ryan Seacrest is host of the show. Mariah Carey, Keith Urban, Randy Jackson and Nicki Minaj are the judges.

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