Crystal Bowersox returning to 'American Idol'
Published Apr 22 2011, 12:55 BST | By Lara Martin Crystal Bowersox
will return to the American Idol
stage next week.
The season nine finalist, who finished runner-up to winner Lee DeWyze, will perform on Thursday's results show, it has been confirmed.
She released her debut album, Farmer's Daughter
, in December.
Bruno Mars will also perform on Thursday's live show.
This week's American Idol
saw the Top 7 performing tracks from the 21st century. More than 52 million votes were cast (find out who went home here
), while Katy Perry and Kanye West took to the stage for a performance of 'E.T.'
, and season seven winner David Cook premiered his new single 'The Last Goodbye'
Other American Idol
alums to have taken to the results show stage this season include DeWyze, Adam Lambert, Fantasia, Constantine Maroulis, and the show's first-ever winner Kelly Clarkson.American Idol
airs Wednesdays and Thursdays on Fox.> Read our full recap of this week's results show here