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The first elimination of the night always feels so sudden and brutal. But at this point in the competition, it could simply be that we don’t want to say goodbye to anyone!

While the judges thought Paige Thomas’s Rick Roll last night was one of her best performances, she received the lowest number of votes and was cut from the competition at the top of the hour.

Paige’s elimination leaves Demi Lovato with just one contestant left in the competition — CeCe Frey, whom Simon told to “pack a suitcase.’ Could tonight mean curtains for Demi’s entire team? We’ll find out soon.

Meanwhile, Paige isn’t sweating her elimination. When asked how she felt about getting the axe, Paige said, “I’ve got bigger things to do and better things...I’m excited for the future.” You go, girl!

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