It's the final countdown! American Idol chose its final contestants to round out the Top 24 on Thursday night. Or, should we say 25? In a cliffhanger ending, the judges announced that there would actually be 25 contestants moving on to the live performances — they'll be bringing back one male contestant. We're not sure which guy will get that last spot yet, but 24 lucky individuals have made it through. Watch all the standout performances from Thursday night below!

Credit: YouTube Photo: Watch Jeremy Rosado Perform “I Know You Won’t” in American Idol 2012 Final Judgment Part 2 on February 23
Credit: YouTube Photo: Watch Shannon Magrane Perform “The Trouble With Love Is” in American Idol 2012 Final Judgment Part 2 on February 23
Credit: YouTube Photo: Watch Deandre Brackensick Perform “This Woman’s Work” in American Idol 2012 Final Judgment Part 2 on February 23
Credit: YouTube Photo: Watch Scott Dangerfield Perform “Folsom Prison Blues” in American Idol 2012 Final Judgment Part 2 on February 23
Credit: YouTube Photo: Watch Skylar Laine Perform “Fancy” in American Idol 2012 Final Judgment Part 2 on February 23
Credit: YouTube Photo: Watch Jermaine Jones Perform “I Believe in You and Me” in American Idol 2012 Final Judgment Part 2 on February 23
Credit: You Tube Photo: Watch Hollie Cavanagh Sing "Change" in American Idol 2012 Final Judgment, Part 2 on February 23, 2012
Credit: YouTube Photo: Watch David Leathers and Eben Franckewitz Perform in American Idol 2012 Final Judgment Part 2 on February 23