After learning last week that his friends Joey Cook or Rayvon Owen had received the fewest votes and one would be eliminated, the 21-year-old from New Orleans called the decision "wack." Connick, one of the show's judges, called Alexander's comments disrespectful and said, "You can go home." Those awkward moments probably led to the 21-year-old from New Orleans begin eliminated from the Idol competition Wednesday night.
"I felt something was going to happen, I wasn't sure what," Alexander said Thursday. "I tried my best not to dwell on it. You go into each round expecting something crazy to happen."