Lady Gaga is coming to "American Idol." The Grammy-winning singer will mentor the final four contestants on the May 11 episode.
James Durbin, Scotty McCreery, Haley Reinhart and Lauren Alaina will perform songs written by Leiber and Stoller, who wrote most of Elvis Presley's most memorable hits, like "Hound Dog" and "Jailhouse Rock." They also wrote "Stand By Me" (With Ben E. King) and "Smokey Joe's Cafe."
Season six winner Jordin Sparks will also perform on Thursday's elimination episode. Jacob Lusk was voted off during last night's show.
Ryan Seacrest announced that auditions for Season 11 will begin Tuesday, June 28 in St. Louis, Mo., followed by Portland, Ore. and Charleston, S.C.