via press release:
“” TOP 16 PERFORM LIVE FOR THE FIRST TIME
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31, ON FOX
Judges Reveal Top Finalists on Thursday, November 1
Following the conclusion of the 2012 Wednesday, Oct. 31 (8:00-10:07 PM live/ PT tape-delayed) on FOX. Hosts Khloé Kardashian Odom and will take stage alongside judges Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, Britney Spears and L.A. Reid. Then, on Thursday, Nov. 1 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), the Top Finalists will be revealed, and return the following week to face America’s vote., ’s Top 16 acts will perform live for the first time on a special two-hour-and-seven-minute show
And don’t miss a special encore oftonight (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), featuring the conclusion of the “Judges’ Homes” round and the announcement of the Top 16 finalists.
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