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Lauren Alaina Has Lost Her Voice & Haley Reinhart Is Rehearsing For The 'American Idol' Finale, Confirms Source!

Tue, May 24, 2011 6:50pm EDT by 9 Comments

An insider confirms with Lauren Alaina is sick and might not be able to perform tonight on the show, which means runner-up Haley Reinhart would get her spot! Do YOU think that’s fair?

It’s a singer’s worst nightmare. The final American Idol performance of the season is tonight and Lauren Alaina has reportedly lost her voice, reports TMZ. If she can’t perform her three songs, third place runner-up, Haley Reinhart, will step in a take her spot — can you imagine?

“We’re told during the rehearsal this afternoon, Lauren — who has been losing her voice — was supposed to sing three songs. She got through the first, struggled through the second and was unable to perform the third,” the story said of the 16-year-old country pop singer.

Haley, 20, is reportedly being prepped to fill in and compete against Scotty McCreery if Lauren can’t make on stage tonight.

Many readers were outraged when Haley was eliminated last week, so this could be her opportunity to regain her spot in the competition.

An American Idol show insider confirms the news with, saying, “Lauren feels terribly and doesn’t want to let anyone down, but her voice is going out on her. Haley is currently rehearsing to take her spot if need be.”

What do YOU think? Should Lauren perform no matter what? Should she step down and let Haley take her spot? Sound off below!

Kirstin Benson


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