Tonight, the guys had their opportunity to perform live for America on the IDOL stage in Las Vegas. There were 10 performances in total and after America's vote, only five will move on.
Our judges had their work cut out for them tonight, but they were game to dole out their insight.
Below are the top judges quotes from the Guys' Semi-Final Round:
"You look great. You look very marketable. I could imagine seeing your face on blankets and posters and cups" (Nicki Minaj to Elijah Liu)
"I loved your spirit in that song but I'm not sure that was the song for the thing you do really well." (Keith Urban to Cortez Shaw)
"Where's my little baby at Charlie? What happened? I don't know what happened. I feel like someone stole my kid." (Nicki Minaj to Charlie Askew)
"It's just that that's your comfort zone...and it's true to you, so kudos." (Nicki Minaj to Nick Boddington)
"I think it's pretty obvious you are one of a kind. That you were born to do this." (Nicki Minaj to Burnell Taylor)
"I always feel like you keep underestimating the quality of your voice." (Keith Urban to Paul Jolley)
"I think this guy right here believes he think he's in it to win it and he is!" (Randy Jackson to Lazaro Arbos)
"You just have so much hope in you and we need that." (Keith Urban to Curtis Finch, Jr.)
"You just sit up there looking like a Ken Doll. A Spanish Ken Doll." (Nicki Minaj to Devin Velez)
"Nerves got the better of your talent tonight." (Keith Urban to Vincent Powell)
Tune in to American Idol every WED and THU at 8/7c on FOX.