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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