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Demi Lovato has been added to the performance lineup for this week’s American Idol results show.

Lovato and Idol alum Daughtry will hit the Idol stage on Thursday, March 15.

On Wednesday, March 14, the remaining finalists will perform songs from the year they were born under the advisement of Jimmy Iovine and


VIA TMZ: A contestant on “American Idol” will be kicked off the show Wednesday because the singer concealed multiple crimes from producers … TMZ has learned. Sources connected with the show tell us … the contestant — one of the final 12 — was charged with 2 crimes in 2011, one involving violence.  We’re told in both cases the contestant gave a fake name to cops when arrested. In addition, we’re told the contestant has outstanding warrants — again, the singer concealed it from producers. We’re told the contestant was confronted with the information on camera today and the footage will air on Wednesday’s show.

UPDATE: Jermaine tweeted on his official American Idol account, “Awww I will no longer b on the show.”

Highlights from the Savannah and Pittsburgh Season 11 auditions will air next week during premiere week.

The Savannah auditions are set to air on Wednesday, Jan. 18 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) followed by the Pittsburgh talent on Thursday, Jan. 19 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Wednesday, Jan. 18 (8:00-10:00 PM)            Season Premiere, Part 1

Thursday, Jan. 19 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Season Premiere, Part 2

Sunday, Jan. 22                                                Auditions Episode (Special Broadcast) (10:00-11:00PM ET / 7:00-8:00 PM PT)

Wednesday, Jan. 25 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Auditions Episode

Thursday, Jan. 26 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Auditions Episode

Wednesday, Feb. 1 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Auditions Episode

Thursday, Feb. 2 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Auditions Episode

Wednesday, Feb. 8 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Auditions Episode

Thursday, Feb. 9 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Hollywood Round, Part 1

Wednesday, Feb. 15 (8:00-10:00 PM)            Hollywood Round, Part 2

Thursday, Feb. 16 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Hollywood Round, Part 3

Wednesday, Feb. 22 (8:00-10:00 PM)            Performance Challenge

Thursday, Feb. 23 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Semifinalists Announced

Tuesday, Feb. 28 (8:00-10:00 PM)            Semifinalists Perform/  400th Episode (Special Broadcast)

Wednesday, Feb. 29 (8:00-10:00 PM)            Semifinalists Perform

Thursday, March 1 (8:00-10:00 PM)            Results Show; Finalists Announced and Judges’ Wild Card Picks Revealed (ET live/PT tape-delayed)

Wednesday, March 7 (8:00-10:00 PM)            Finalists Perform

Thursday, March 8 (8:00-9:00 PM)                        Results Show; First Elimination (ET live/PT tape-delayed)