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American Idol Reveals First 5 Men in the Top 20 After Surprising Tie-Breaker Vote

Truth rating: 10

(Fox)

“American Idol” continued to build its Season 12 Top 20 on Thursday, narrowing down the male contestants.

Ten of the Top 20 guys competed in a sudden death round, with five getting eliminated and five getting chosen for the Top 20 overall.

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The final five male spots will be filled when the remaining 10 men compete in the second sudden death round next week, after the last 10 women do the same.

So, who made the cut so far, and who was cut?

Check out the SPOILER-FILLED list below!

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FIRST FIVE MEN IN THE TOP 20

Curtis Finch, Jr.

Elijah Liu

Paul Jolley (saved with tie-breaking vote from Jimmy Iovine)

Charlie Askew

Devin Velez

MEN CUT FROM THE SHOW

Jimmy Smith

Kevin Harris

JDA

Chris Watson

Johnny Keyser

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