This week, the Top 11 of "" battle for the top with Billboard No. 1 hits theme and as mentor. The first to take the stage was Lee DeWyze
who picked "The Letter" by Box Tops. Miley thought he has a great voice but lacked stage presence. While , and loved the performance, voiced his displeasure saying it was "corny".
was next with ' "Against All Odds". Miley told her that she was being pitchy in the mid-range. Randy thought it was "honestly terrible". Kara complained of how Paige did not put an effort in competing and said that it was probably the worst vocal of the season. Simon bluntly said, "I think that song has just killed you, I do."