‘American Idol’ season 17 spoilers: Seven Group 1 singers to make Top 14 are …

American Idol” has reached the Top 20 stage of the competition and these would-be winners have been divided into two groups. Every one of this score of hopefuls had to perform twice more in front of judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie who then determined if they deserved a place in the Top 14. They had to sing both solo and in duets with celebrities.

The three episodes hosted by Ryan Seacrest in which these 20  artists were divided into two groups were taped weeks ago. The first of these, featuring the solos, aired on April 1. The Group 1 duets air on April 7 while Group 2 will be showcased on April 8.

Only seven artists from each group made the cut. Scroll down to find out the names of the lucky seven from Group 1 who will get to sing on the first live show on April 14. We’ve also listed the titles of the songs they’ve sung to date as well as their celebrity duet partners as revealed in spoilers by The Idol Pad. And we’ve included all that info for the three contenders from Group 1 who were eliminated as well.

TOP 14: 4 WOMEN FROM TOP 20 GROUP 1

Laci Booth
Top 40: “Georgia on My Mind” by Ray Charles
Top 20 Solo: “I Want You To Want Me” by Cheap Trick
Top 20 Duet: with Brett Young on “Mercy” by Young

Ashley Hess
Top 40: “Feel A Way” by H.E.R.
Top 20 Solo: “Dreaming With A Broken Heart” by John Mayer
Top 20 Duet: with Jason Mraz on “I’m Yours” by Mraz

Riley Thompson
Top 40: “Mama’s Broken Heart” by Miranda Lambert
Top 20 Solo: “Jolene” by Dolly Parton
Top 20 Duet: with Brett Young on “Like I Loved You” by Young

Madison VanDenburg
Top 40: “Who’s Lovin’ You” by The Miracles
Top 20 Solo: “Domino” by Jessie J.
Top 20 Duet: with Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo on “We Belong” by Benatar

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TOP 14: 3 MEN FROM TOP 20 GROUP 1

Walker Burroughs
Top 40: “Youngblood” by 5 Seconds Of Summer
Top 20 Solo: “How Deep Is Your Love?” by The Bee Gees
Top 20 Duet: with Jason Mraz on”Have It All” by Mraz

Laine Hardy
Top 40: “Come Together” by The Beatles
Top 20 Solo: “Bring It On Home” by Sonny Boy Williamson
Top 20 Duet: with Elle King on “The Weight” by The Band

Uché Ndubizu
Top 40: “Play That Funky Music” by Wild Cherry
Top 20 Solo: “Figures” by Jessie Reyez
Top 20 Duet: with Shaggy on “I Need Your Love” by Shaggy, Mohombi, Faydee & Costi

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TOP 20 GROUP 1: 2 WOMEN ELIMINATED

Kate Barnette
Top 40: “Royals” by Lorde
Top 20 Solo: “Sunday Morning” by Maroon 5
Top 20 Duet: with Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo on”Heartbreaker” by Benatar

Cristina Contreras (Bumbly)
Top 40: “Baby” by Clean Bandit, Marina and Luis Fonsi
Top 20 Solo: “Vision Of Love” by Mariah Carey
Top 20 Duet: with Shaggy on “Angel” by Shaggy & Rayvon

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TOP 20 GROUP 1: 1 MAN ELIMINATED

Shawn Robinson
Top 40: “Rock With You” by Michael Jackson
Top 20 Solo: “Jealous” by Nick Jonas
Top 20 Duet: with Elle King on “Proud Mary” by Creedence Clearwater Revival

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