After having the likes of Adam Lambert and Jennifer Hudson, "American Idol" might welcome another alum next week. Recent report claimed Kelly Clarkson is going to return to the "Idol" stage and sing "Don't You Wanna Stay", a duet with country crooner Jason Aldean.
Another musical guest who is rumored to take the stage of next week's result show is Rihanna. Fresh from wowing country music fans at the CMA Awards with her "California King Bed" performance which featured Jennifer Nettles, the Bajan songstress is reportedly expected to sing the song again for the Fox singing contest.
Last Thursday, "American Idol" sent home Pia Toscano, leaving eight remaining contestants to battle for the top 7 next week. The elimination of the 22-year-old aspiring singer shocked some of the celebrities and the judges. Snooki of the "Jersey Shore", for one, tweeted, "Pia should have won the whole thing! I'm not watchin Idol anuymore. I'm with JLO on this one..."